Handbook of Dementia: Psychological, Neurological, and Psyciatric Perspectives / Edition 1 by Peter A. Lichtenberg | 9780471419822 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Handbook of Dementia: Psychological, Neurological, and Psyciatric Perspectives / Edition 1

Handbook of Dementia: Psychological, Neurological, and Psyciatric Perspectives / Edition 1

by Peter A. Lichtenberg
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471419826

ISBN-13: 9780471419822

Pub. Date: 07/11/2003

Publisher: Wiley

  • Presents cutting-edge information on a variety of dementia-causing illnesses.
  • Provides relevant material for professionals working with AIDS patients, substance abusers, stroke or other vascular patients, and other individuals suffering from degenerative illness.
  • Edited by leading experts in geriatric health and dementia.

Overview

  • Presents cutting-edge information on a variety of dementia-causing illnesses.
  • Provides relevant material for professionals working with AIDS patients, substance abusers, stroke or other vascular patients, and other individuals suffering from degenerative illness.
  • Edited by leading experts in geriatric health and dementia.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471419822
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
07/11/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
440
Product dimensions:
7.22(w) x 10.20(h) x 1.43(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction (Peter A. Lichtenberg, et al.).

1. Neurologic Aspects of Alzheimer's Disease (R. Scott Turner).

2. Psychological Evaluation and Nonpharmacological Treatment and Management of Alzheimer's Disease (Mary Sano and Christine Weber).

3. Neurologic Aspects of Dementia with Lewy Bodies and Parkinson's Disease with Dementia (Donna Masterman and Margaret Swanberg).

4. Neurologic Aspects of Prion Diseases and Frantotemporal Dementias (Daniel L. Murman).

5. Psychological and Neuropsychological Aspects of Lewy Body and Frontal Dementia (Margaret Norris).

6. Neurologic Aspects of Vascular Dementia: Basic Concepts, Diagnosis and Management (Gustavo C. Román).

7. Psychological and Neuropsychological Aspects of Vascular and Mixed Dementia (Margaret Norris, et al.).

8. Neurologic Aspects of Toxic, Traumatic, Infectious, and Inflammatory Diseases (Judy Heidebrink).

9. Psychiatric Diagnosis and Management of Psychosis in Dementia (Gregory H. Pelton and Gregory Devanand).

10. Psychiatric Assessment and Treatment of Depression in Dementia (Helen C. Kales and Alan M. Mellow).

11. Psychological and Nonpharmacological Aspects of Depression in Dementia (Peter A. Lichtenberg and Benjamin T. Mast).

12. Psychiatric Assessment and Treatment of Nonpsychotic Behavioral Disturbances in Dementia (Anton P. Porsteinsson, et al.).

13. Psychological and Nonpharmacological Aspects of Agitation and Behavioral Disorders in Dementia: Assessment, Intervention, and Challenges to Providing Care (Cameron J. Camp and Elizabeth H. Nasser).

14. Integrated Case Studies (P. Lichtenberg, et al.).

Author Index.

Subject Index.

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