Dementia by Allen Jack Edwards


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This unique and wide-ranging survey consolidates many avenues of multidisciplinary research into the causes of dementia, its physical expression in the brain, prognoses, and outcomes. Emphasizing the applications of this research to the actual treatment of patients, the volume is a practical resource for caregivers in psychology, sociology, nursing, and gerontology.

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Anthony J. Edwards, A. J. Edwards earned his degree in chemistry from Oxford. After graduating, he began working for the GKN Group as an operational research scientist. He transferred first to GKN Steel Company Ltd. and then, in 1968, he moved to British Steel plc. There he was a works manger and general manager of steelworks, as well ...

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Title:DementiaFormat:HardcoverDimensions:315 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.03 inPublisher:Springer US

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ISBN - 10:0306442868

ISBN - 13:9780306442865

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Table of Contents

The Nature of Dementia. The Brain and Dementia. Identifying Dementia. Technology and Diagnosis. Dementia and Psychological Testing. Dementia and Psychiatric Disorders. Dementia and the Patient I. Dementia and the Patient II. Dementia and the Family. Intervention Techniques. Dementia and the Future. Index.