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The Resource Dementia and wandering behavior : concern for the lost elder, Nina M. Silverstein, Gerald Flaherty, Terri Salmons Tobin

Dementia and wandering behavior : concern for the lost elder, Nina M. Silverstein, Gerald Flaherty, Terri Salmons Tobin

Label
Dementia and wandering behavior : concern for the lost elder
Title
Dementia and wandering behavior
Title remainder
concern for the lost elder
Statement of responsibility
Nina M. Silverstein, Gerald Flaherty, Terri Salmons Tobin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Winner of an AJN Book of the Year Award!. Alzheimer's is quickly becoming the epidemic of the 21st century. Today, an estimated four million Americans suffer from this devastating disease. This number could explode to 14 million by the year 2050, when baby boomers come of age. Written in a clear and accessible style, Dementia and Wandering Behavior brings attention to this life-threatening problem and helps professionals and family caregivers understand that there are preventative measures available. By focusing on specific responses to wandering behavior and describing ways to create a safe e
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Silverstein, Nina M
Dewey number
616.83
Index
index present
LC call number
RC521
LC item number
.S56 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2002 G-552
  • WT 155
NLM item number
S587L 2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Flaherty, Gerald
  • Tobin, Terri Salmons
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dementia
  • Dementia
  • Mental illness
  • Psychology, Pathological
  • Alzheimer Disease
  • Alzheimer Disease
  • Aged
  • Behavior
  • Caregivers
  • Memory Disorders
  • Démence
  • Démence
  • Maladies mentales
  • Psychopathologie
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • Dementia
  • Mental illness
  • Psychology, Pathological
Label
Dementia and wandering behavior : concern for the lost elder, Nina M. Silverstein, Gerald Flaherty, Terri Salmons Tobin
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Alzheimer's Disease and related dementias: an overview -- Comprehensive review of the literature on wandering behavior -- The dementia wanderer: a profile -- Current community responses to wandering behavior: what works, what doesn't, and why -- The caregiver -- Law enforcement and technology -- Long-term care providers -- Creating a safe environment -- The home: recommendations for family caregivers -- The facility: recommendations for long-term care and assisted living residents -- The community: recommendations for elder care and acute care providers -- The lifesaving role of "first responders" : recommendations for police, EMS, fire, and search & rescue personnel
Control code
285683786
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 215 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826142627
Lccn
2001057664
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)285683786
Label
Dementia and wandering behavior : concern for the lost elder, Nina M. Silverstein, Gerald Flaherty, Terri Salmons Tobin
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Alzheimer's Disease and related dementias: an overview -- Comprehensive review of the literature on wandering behavior -- The dementia wanderer: a profile -- Current community responses to wandering behavior: what works, what doesn't, and why -- The caregiver -- Law enforcement and technology -- Long-term care providers -- Creating a safe environment -- The home: recommendations for family caregivers -- The facility: recommendations for long-term care and assisted living residents -- The community: recommendations for elder care and acute care providers -- The lifesaving role of "first responders" : recommendations for police, EMS, fire, and search & rescue personnel
Control code
285683786
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 215 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826142627
Lccn
2001057664
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)285683786

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