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Living in the moment : overcoming challenges and finding moments of joy in Alzheimer's disease and other dementias  Cover Image Book Book

Living in the moment : overcoming challenges and finding moments of joy in Alzheimer's disease and other dementias / Elizabeth Landsverk, MD ; with Heather Millar.

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  • ISBN: 9780806541778
  • ISBN: 0806541776
  • Physical Description: viii, 278 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Citadel Press, Kensington Publishing Corp., [2022]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A guide to overcoming challenges and finding moments of joy in Alzheimer's disease and other dementias."--Cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 266-269) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
First things first -- Living in the moment -- Why you need to act -- Defining the goals of care -- Getting a formal diagnosis -- Treatment: The standard care -- Dementia and behavioral problems -- Treating challenging behavior with medication -- Living with dementia: Coping day-to-day -- Getting help: Long-term care alternatives -- Legal matters: Protecting your loved one -- Final note.
Summary, etc.:
"A loved one's dementia diagnosis can leave you feeling scared and overwhelmed. Now a renowned geriatrician who has helped thousands of families live happy, engaged lives--after a dementia diagnosis--shares her expertise in this easy-to-follow guide"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Alzheimer's disease > Patients > Home care.
Dementia > Patients > Home care.
Caregivers.
Alzheimer's disease > Patients > Home care.
Caregivers.
Dementia > Patients > Home care.
Genre: Self-help publications.

Available copies

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Burlington Public Library 616.831 LANDSVER 2022 39851001740621 New Non-fiction Copy hold Checked out 12/10/2022


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