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University  of Bradford Dementia Good Practice Guides, End of Life Care for People with Dementia: A Person-Centered Approach
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written by Murna Downs, fl. 2016, Sarah Russell, fl. 2016, Jane Chatterjee, fl. 2016 and Laura Middleton-Green, fl. 2014, in University of Bradford Dementia Good Practice Guides (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, originally published 2017), 178 page(s)
"People with dementia need increasingly specialised support as they approach the end of life, and so too do their families and the professionals working with them. This book describes not only what can be done to ensure maximum quality of life for those in the final stages of the illness, but also how best to supp...
written by Murna Downs, fl. 2016, Sarah Russell, fl. 2016, Jane Chatterjee, fl. 2016 and Laura Middleton-Green, fl. 2014, in University of Bradford Dementia Good Practice Guides (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, originally published 2017), 178 page(s)
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Geriatric Care Management
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presented by Sarah Swords, fl. 1980-2017; produced by Microtraining Associates (Alexandria, VA: Microtraining Associates, 2016), 1 hour
Sarah Swords describes the demographics of the rapidly growing older adult population and focuses on geriatric care management - an exciting and effective way to address the complex needs people face as they age. She outlines the processes of engagement, assessment, and intervention planning using a biopsychosoci...
presented by Sarah Swords, fl. 1980-2017; produced by Microtraining Associates (Alexandria, VA: Microtraining Associates, 2016), 1 hour
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The Invisible Patients
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produced by Patrick O'Connor, 1943- (Pass Christian, MS: Whetstone Road, 2016), 1 hour 29 mins
THE INVISIBLE PATIENTS pulls back the curtain on a hidden population of nearly 5 million homebound and home-limited individuals who are unable to access the healthcare system due to a combination of functional impairment, chronic illness and poverty.Their stories ask us all to wrestle with not just healthcare poli...
produced by Patrick O'Connor, 1943- (Pass Christian, MS: Whetstone Road, 2016), 1 hour 29 mins
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Rejuvenation for the Caregiver
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written by Stephen Rath, fl. 2015 and Marcia Rath, fl. 2015; in Qigong for Wellbeing in Dementia and Aging (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016)
Qigong is the centuries-old practice of moving vital energy (Qi) through the channels of the body, known as meridians, to promote vitality and health. Stephen Rath details current research and Traditional Chinese Medicine theory to show how Qigong practice can support cognitive functioning, as well as emotional an...
written by Stephen Rath, fl. 2015 and Marcia Rath, fl. 2015; in Qigong for Wellbeing in Dementia and Aging (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016)
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Older Adults and Autism Spectrum Conditions: An Introduction and Guide
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written by Wenn Lawson, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 210 page(s)
The first book to look seriously at the practical issues facing older adults with autism spectrum conditions (ASC), Wenn Lawson's groundbreaking handbook offers support, advice, and sensible ways in which to look at the issues. Informed by current research, interviews with older people diagnosed with ASC and his o...
written by Wenn Lawson, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 210 page(s)
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Person-Centred Thinking with Older People: 6 Essential Practices
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written by Helen Bown, 1967- and Helen Sanderson, fl. 2015; presented by Gill Bailey, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 118 page(s)
Person-centred practices are a key way to provide the best possible care and support for older people and help them to be active and valued members of the community. Drawing on a wealth of experience of working with older people, the authors present the 6 essential person-centred practices.Each of the practices is...
written by Helen Bown, 1967- and Helen Sanderson, fl. 2015; presented by Gill Bailey, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 118 page(s)
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Bradford Dementia Group Good Practices Guides, Developing Excellent Care for People Living with Dementia in Care Homes
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edited by Caroline Baker, 1964-, in Bradford Dementia Group Good Practices Guides (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 210 page(s)
The award-winning PEARL (Positively Enriching and enhancing Residents' Lives) programme was developed to enable care homes to move from providing good fundamental care to excellent person-centred dementia care. Trialled extensively by one of the UK's largest care providers, it has been proven to dramatically incre...
edited by Caroline Baker, 1964-, in Bradford Dementia Group Good Practices Guides (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 210 page(s)
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Are the Keys in the Freezer?: An Advocate's Guide for Alzheimer's and Other Dementias
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written by Jeri Warner, fl. 2015, Brenda Niblock, fl. 2015 and Patricia Woodell, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2014), 210 page(s)
Are the Keys in the Freezer? is an artful blend of practical advice and the compelling story of a family's search for the right care for their mother with dementia. This well-researched book is a must-read for families in the US looking for resources and ideas about care facilities, hospices, finances and costs of...
written by Jeri Warner, fl. 2015, Brenda Niblock, fl. 2015 and Patricia Woodell, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2014), 210 page(s)
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Economist Video, Care After COVID: The Future Of Elderly Health-Care
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in Economist Video (London, England: The Economist), 11 mins
Across the rich world around half of covid-19 deaths have been in care homes. Countries need to radically rethink how they care for their elderly—and some innovative solutions are on offer.
in Economist Video (London, England: The Economist), 11 mins
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