The goal of this article was to look at Alzheimer’s disease through the lens of a socioecological resilience-thinking framework to help expand perceptions of prevention and treatment. 9 pages. Last reviewed May 2018.
On Thursday, May 31, 2018Dr. Jacklin and Dr. Blind outlined the development of six culturally relevant fact sheets on dementia and dementia care that can be used by Indigenous family caregivers, health care providers, as well as other organizations interested in the promotion of dementia awareness and care in Indigenous communities. Watch a recording of the webinar here.
The authors describe their research findings regarding the needs of older adults with dementia and their family caregivers during Activities of Daily Living (ADL), and the role of intelligent assistive technology (AT) in supporting these needs.
This multicenter cross-sectional study aimed to examine the association between the subtype of dementia and the severity of cognitive impairment and falls to establish an association between falls and gait parameters during the course of dementia.