The most contemporary book on dementia with a special focus on Alzheimer's disease.
Title page; Contents; List of Illustrations; List of Tables; Preface; Chapter 1 What is dementia; Chapter 2 Prevention of Dementia I; Chapter 3 Prevention of Dementia II; Chapter 4 The symptoms and course of dementia; Chapter 5 Types of dementia; Chapter 6 Dementia assessment; Chapter 7 Drug treatments; Chapter 8 Psychological treatments; Chapter 9 Families and other carers; Chapter 10 Community car services; Chapter 11 Residential care; Chapter 12 Ethical and legal issues; Chapter 13 The future; Appendix 1 Australian telephone helplines; Appendix 2 Websites; Appendix 3 Books for carers.
Number Of Pages: 272
Published: 21st December 2012
Edition Number: 1