The 36-hour day [a family guide to caring for people who have Alzheimer disease, related dementias, and memory loss]
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|Kirtland Community College Library||RC 523 .M33 2013 CD||30775305501554||Audiobooks||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781421407777
- ISBN: 1421407779
11 audio discs (13 hr., 33 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (26 pages ; 14 cm).
- Edition: 5th ed.
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Originally published: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ©2013. 5th ed.
|Formatted Contents Note:||Dementia -- Getting medical help for the person with dementia -- Characteristic behavioral symptoms of dementia -- Problems in independent living -- Problems arising in daily care -- Medical problems -- Pain -- Falls and injuries -- Pressure sores -- Dehydration -- Pneumonia -- Constipation -- Medications -- Behavioral symptoms of dementia -- Symptoms that appear as changes in mood -- Special arrangements if you become ill -- Getting outside help -- You and the person with dementia as parts of a family -- How caring for a person with dementia affects you -- Caring for yourself -- For children and teenagers -- Financial and legal issues -- Nursing homes and other living arrangements -- Brain disorders and the causes of dementia -- Research in dementia -- Appendixes: Using the Internet; Organizations.|
|Summary, etc.:||This unabridged audio version of the definitive guide for people caring for someone who has dementia features chapters on the causes of dementia, managing the early stages, prevention, and finding appropriate living arrangements for the person who has dementia when home care is no longer an option.|
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