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Author Nelson, Audrey
Title Evidence-based Protocols for Managing Wandering Behaviors
Imprint New York : Springer Publishing Company, 2007
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Descript 1 online resource (481 pages)
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Preface -- Contributors -- Acknowledgments -- List of Figures -- List of Tables -- PART I. CONSTRUCT OF WANDERING -- ONE: Wandering Definitions and Terms -- TWO: Theoretical Models of Wandering -- THREE: Epidemiology of Wandering -- FOUR: Neuropsychological Correlates of Wanderers -- PART II. ASSESSMENT -- FIVE: Assessment of Wandering Behaviors -- PART III. SPECIAL ISSUES ASSOCIATED WITH WANDERING -- SIX: Impact of Wandering on Functional Status -- SEVEN: Caregiver Issues Associated With Wandering -- EIGHT: Cultural Issues Associated With Wandering -- NINE: Root Cause Analysis of Reported Wandering Adverse Events in the Veterans Health Administration -- TEN: Getting Lost: Antecedents, Wandering Behavior, and Search Strategies -- PART IV. INTERVENTIONS -- ELEVEN: Behavior Management of Wandering Behavior: Staff Training Issues -- TWELVE: Pharmacological Interventions Associated With Wandering -- THIRTEEN: The Alzheimer's Association's Safe ReturnĀ® Program for Persons Who Wander -- FOURTEEN: A Home Safety Program for Community-Based Wanderers: Outcomes From the Veterans Home Safety Project -- FIFTEEN: Technologies to Manage Wandering -- SIXTEEN: Environmental Design -- SEVENTEEN: Evidence-Based Practice Protocols for Wandering -- PART V. FUTURE DIRECTIONS -- EIGHTEEN: A Research Agenda to Build the Science Associated With Wandering -- APPENDICES -- Appendix A: Compendium of Wandering-Related Terms and Definitions -- Appendix B: Measurement Tools for Wandering -- Appendix C: Wandering Resources -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Z
Wandering behavior is among the most frequent, problematic, and dangerous phenomena associated with dementia and in the health care community. This book is designed to address the range of wandering behaviors of patients with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Nelson, Audrey Evidence-based Protocols for Managing Wandering Behaviors New York : Springer Publishing Company,c2007 9780826163653
Subject Dementia -- Complications.;Evidence-based medicine.;Walking.;Agitation (Psychology)
Electronic books
Alt Author Algase, Donna L
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