This concise and easy to read handbook combines a balanced review of the latest knowledge, research and future developments in this area with practical guidance based on the authors' considerable personal experience of dementia care.
The second edition of Management of Dementia combines a balanced review of the latest knowledge and research in this area with practical guidance based on the authors' considerable personal experience of dementia care. It is directed at professionals working in the area who want to practice evidence-based medicine without losing sight of the patient and who want to be sure of dispensing the most appropriate pharmacology while also using other non-pharmacological treatments to their optimum effect. Concise and easy to read, the completely revised Management of Dementia provides readers both with a full knowledge of the evolution of modern dementia care and also with the basis for understanding new developments as they occur.
'An excellent, helpful and practical book, and one that I greatly enjoyed. Unlike so many books I see, I believe I'll actually use this one.'- Geriatrics and Aging
'An excellent pocket reference.'- The Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences
Table of Contents
1. Managing the Newly Diagnosed Patient 2. Behavioural Disturbance 3. Sleep Disturbance in Alzheimer's Disease 4. Psychiatric Symptoms 5. Biomarkers for Diagnosis, Prediction and Management 6. Disease-Specific Treatments 7. Beyond Cholinesterase inhibition 8. Disease Modification 9. Long-term care for the Patient with Dementia 10. Assessment Scales and Management of Alzheimer's Disease 11. Appendix 12. Index
Management of Dementia by Serge Gauthier
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