TITLE

Communicating with patients who have dementia

AUTHOR(S)
Sendecki, Cathy
PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
Canadian Journal of Emergency Nursing (CJEN);Spring2013, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers the author's insights regarding the challenges associated in communicating with dementia patients. It discusses the symptoms of the disease such as short-term memory loss and changes in mood. Also mentioned factors that should be considered in providing care for patients such as calm approach, eye contact, and understanding.
ACCESSION #
87289583

 

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