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Late-stage dementia care

a basic guide

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Published by Taylor & Francis in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dementia -- Nursing.,
  • Dementia -- Patients -- Care.,
  • Dementia -- nursing.,
  • Nursing -- methods.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Christine R. Kovach.
    ContributionsKovach, Christine R.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC521 .L38 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 236 p. :
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL996467M
    ISBN 101560325143, 1560325151
    LC Control Number96035127

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    They also risk getting choked. This results in a feeling of loss of identity, as if no one needs you now. You may have memories of the past, before the person got dementia. Usually these include range-of-motion exercises. Get enough vitamins.

    Multiple sclerosis and other conditions caused by the body's immune system attacking nerve cells also can cause dementia. The care team helping you might bring in equipment along with physical therapists and other professionals to teach you how Late-stage dementia care book help your loved one to move or be moved with safety and dignity. Take steps to prevent them, and learn how to spot them as soon as they start forming. Learn the correct and safe way to ensure you are less tired and less likely to hurt yourself or the person. This treatment is detrimental to the health of the patient, not only causing more distress and confusion, but also increasing the number of serious health complications.


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Wheelchairs, walkers, and walking sticks are sometimes useful for the time when the person with dementia is having problems but is not fully bedridden. This rare brain disorder usually occurs in people without known risk factors. Respond with questions about what her mother did to make her feel better when she was sick.

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