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Diagnosing Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias (ADRD) and adequately connecting families with information and supportive services continue to be challenging processes. Definitive diagnoses can take months and there is often little in place to systematically link families with community...
Background: The desire to institutionalize is an important predictor of future institutionalization. Few studies have examined potentially modifiable caregiver characteristics which might be the focus of future interventional strategies. Methods: A total of 102 patient/caregiver dyads with...
The objective of this review is to summarize the current data on the use of antidepressants in the treatment of behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD) and to determine whether these medications can be recommended for routine clinical use. A literature search of six major...
Alzheimer’s disease is a global, epidemic problem affecting mainly older adults with tremendous social and financial burdens. Older adults with Alzheimer’s disease showed reduced physical activity and cognitive changes that are probably amenable to aerobic exercise training. The purpose of...
Background: Daycare services are seen as a valuable means of helping old people to continue living in their own homes. Relatively little is known about care approaches in daycare units and how they benefit the clients themselves. This work attempts to show the way in which the care approaches in...
This study examines how underrepresented older urban and rural-dwelling individuals conceptualize participation in cognitive impairment studies. Nine focus groups were held with urban and rural-dwelling older adults who had participated in a community-based memory screening study. Expected and...
Dementia is a complicated disease requiring medical, psychological, and social services. Services to address these needs include medical care (outpatient physician/specialist, inpatient, emergency) and community care (home health, day care, meal preparation, transportation, counseling, support...
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