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7 edition of Dementia found in the catalog.

Dementia

by Allen Jack Edwards

  • 378 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Plenum Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dementia,
  • Dementia -- diagnosis,
  • Dementia -- psychology,
  • Dementia -- therapy

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-295) and index.

    StatementAllen Jack Edwards.
    SeriesPerspectives on individual differences
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC521 .E4 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 300 p. :
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1742180M
    ISBN 100306442868
    LC Control Number92049161

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    Dementia is a broad category of brain diseases that cause a long-term and often gradual decrease in the ability to think and remember that is severe enough to affect daily functioning. Other common symptoms include emotional problems, difficulties with language, and a decrease in coopsifas.com: Alzheimer's disease, vascular dementia, . Book reviews on the Dementia UK website. A Caregiver’s Guide to Lewy Body Dementia by Helen Buell Whitworth and James A. Whitworth. Treasures in the Darkness: Extending the Early Stage of Lewy Body Dementia, Alzheimer’s, and Parkinson’s Disease by Pat Snyder. Cando Books, ‘Living with Lewy’s; Empowering Today’s Dementia Caregiver.


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