Helping You Find Full Text Journal Articles

Full Text Link Source Status
http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1041610206263476DOI ListingPossible


Similar Publications

Nov
1997

Verbally disruptive behaviors (VDB) are verbal or vocal behaviors that are inappropriate to the circumstances in which they are manifested. These behaviors are a source of concern because they disturb persons around the older person and may be an indicator of distress.
Three interventions were tried and compared to a control no-intervention phase.

View Full Text PDF Listings View primary source full text article PDFs.

Nov
2009

To determine modifiable factors related to abusive behaviors in nursing home residents with dementia.
Analysis of Minimum Data Set (MDS) of the Resident Assessment Instrument (RAI) information.
We used MDS-RAI data from 8 Dutch nursing homes and 10 residential homes that volunteered to collect data for care planning.

View Full Text PDF Listings View primary source full text article PDFs.

May
1988

Speech and language alterations were assessed in 51 patients with Parkinson's disease (PD) and 10 patients with dementia of the Alzheimer type (DAT). Thirty-five of the PD patients had no evidence of intellectual impairment on a conventional mental status questionnaire and 16 of the PD patients had dementia syndromes of comparable severity to the DAT patients. DAT produced significantly greater language disturbances, including anomia, decreased information content of spontaneous speech, and diminished word list generation.

View Full Text PDF Listings View primary source full text article PDFs.

Aug
1995

In this study, two cases were used to examine the potential of behavioral analysis as an intervention to decrease disruptive behaviors of institutionalized individuals with dementia. Behavioral modeling was used to teach the principles of behavioral analysis. The nurses observed a behavior change plan implemented by the investigator, revised the plan based on behavioral analysis techniques, and subsequently implemented the revised behavioral strategies.

View Full Text PDF Listings View primary source full text article PDFs.
Back to top