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Ethnicity and Dementias

by Gallagher Thomp

  • 177 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Taylor & Francis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology,
  • Geriatric medicine,
  • Health systems & services,
  • Multicultural studies,
  • Neurology & clinical neurophysiology,
  • Social issues,
  • Neurology - General,
  • Social Science,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Sociology,
  • General,
  • Gerontology,
  • Psychology & Psychiatry / General,
  • Ethnic Studies - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8615987M
    ISBN 101560324376
    ISBN 109781560324379

    Book review: Ethnicity and the Dementias. Edited by Gwen Yeo and Dolores Gallagher-Thompson. Taylor and Francis, Washington, DC. No. of pages: Author: Claire Hilton. Ethnicity and the dementias. Washington, D.C.: Taylor & Francis. This is the first book of its kind to address the importance of ethnic issues when studying dementia, both in patients and in their family caregivers. Castleman, M., Gallagher-Thompson, D., & Naythons, M. (). There’s still a person in there: The complete guide to treating.

    Read "Book review: Ethnicity and the Dementias. Edited by Gwen Yeo and Dolores Gallagher‐Thompson. Taylor and Francis, Washington, DC. No. of pages: , International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry" on DeepDyve, the largest online rental service for scholarly research with thousands of academic publications available at your fingertips. Dementia is a broad category of brain diseases that cause a long-term and often gradual decrease in the ability to think and remember that is severe enough to affect daily functioning. Other common symptoms include emotional problems, difficulties with language, and a decrease in motivation. Consciousness is usually not affected. A dementia diagnosis requires a change from a person's usual Specialty: Neurology, psychiatry.

    book have taken the bold step to recommend a comprehensive strategy in research, training of professionals, information programme aimed at minority ethnic families and support to minority ethnic organisations. The UK proposal of a satellite model in building specialist organisations in dementia care is . This book, even in our supposedly enlightened times, still provides a useful perspective for social workers. Eriksen, T. H. Ethnicity and nationalism – Anthropological perspectives. 3d ed. London: Pluto. E-mail Citation» This book provides an analysis of how ethnicity is connected with nationalism.


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Ethnicity and the Dementias offers invaluable background information in this area, while also examining how those suffering from dementia and their family members respond or adapt to the challenges that follow. Thoroughly updated and revised from the first edition, the book features contributions from leading clinicians and researchers on the Cited by: "Ethnicity and the Dementias is an important resource for anyone in the field of aging.

Everyone should be concerned about how best to meet the diverse needs of an aging population affected by the largest public health epidemic.

This book provides invaluable insight into perceptions of dementia and effective caregiving strategies.". "Ethnicity and the Dementias is an important resource for anyone in the field of aging. Everyone should be concerned about how best to meet the diverse needs of an aging population affected by the largest public health epidemic.

This book provides invaluable insight into perceptions of dementia and effective caregiving strategies."Format: Paperback. This third edition of Ethnicity and the Dementias offers invaluable background information in this area, while also examining how those suffering from dementia and their family members respond or adapt to the challenges that follow.

Thoroughly updated and revised throughout, the book features contributions from leading clinicians and Cited by: In recent years, the literature on the topic of ethnic and racial issues in Alzheimer's disease and other dementias has increased dramatically.

At the same time, the need for cultural competence in all of geriatric care, including dementia care, is increasingly being acknowledged. Researchers and providers are beginning to recognize the impending "ethnogeriatric imperative," as the number of.

This book explores the relationship between dementia, culture and ethnicity, looking at the latest evidence and research to determine the impact of diversity on dementia care services. By examining the key issues and providing suggestions for change, this book shows how dementia professionals can provide culturally appropriate care for all.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvii, pages: illustrations, map ; 24 cm: Contents: Part I. Background Incidence and prevalence of dementia in the U.S. race and ethnic populations / Kala M. Mehta and Gwen Yeo Risk factors for dementia among race and ethnic populations in the United States / Gwen Yeo and Kala M.

Ethnicity and the Dementias offers invaluable background information in this area, while also examining how those suffering from dementia and their family members respond or adapt to the challenges that follow.

Thoroughly updated and revised from the first edition, the book features contributions from leading clinicians and researchers on the.

Get this from a library. Ethnicity and the dementias. [Gwen Yeo; Dolores Gallagher-Thompson;] -- A practical approach for professionals working with people suffering from dementias, this book focuses on dementias, including Alzheimer's disease, from a multi-cultural perspective.

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Click Download or Read Online button to get dementia culture and ethnicity book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Ethnicity and the Dementias * Edited by G. Yeo and D. Gallagher-Thompson Article (PDF Available) in Age and Ageing 37(1) October with 60 Reads How we measure 'reads'.

Ethnicity and the Dementias Book The first edition of the volume, Ethnicity and the Dementias edited by Gwen Yeo and Dolores Gallagher-Thompson, was published by Taylor and Francis/Routledge inand the second edition in *.

caregivers of individuals with Alzheimer’s Disease or other dementia to participate in a free program about. Ethnicity and the Dementias One of the greatest strengths of this book is the extensive practical advice on how help should be targeted and the presentation of creative and well thought out initiatives.

The authors highlight the positive response of family members to culturally appropriate services. This means that the need to adapt to Cited by: 1.

What inspired you to put together the book, Dementia, Culture and Ethnicity: Issues for All. I currently work for Dementia UK in research and evaluation, supporting specialist Admiral Nurses across the country working with people living with dementia and their families.

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Coon and Zeiss (b). Defining LGBT: Issues for Service Provision and Re: Today's LGBT caregivers encompass a diverse grou. Because start from on kindergarten until university need this particular Ethnicity and Dementias to read. Kristy Lange: The guide with title Ethnicity and Dementias posesses a lot of information that you can discover it.

You can get a lot of help after read this book. This kind of book exist new expertise the information that exist in this. Dementia is common among the elderly, regardless of their ethnic background. 1 Ethnic elderly, however, are less likely than non-ethnic elderly to have access to formal comprehensive diagnostic and treatment-and-management resources for dementia care, owing to a variety of social and cultural factors.

Practitioners and health care workers face several barriers when giving ethnic elderly Cited by: 3.Projection of population trends show an increased A proportion of elderly persons over the next 2 decades from 12% to 34%, 1 and more than a quarter of these people will belong to a racial or ethnic minority group.

2 The shift in the U.S. population will affect the prevalence of dementia or related disorders 3 and subsequently increase the number of individuals being cared for by a family by: A number of studies have compared the rates of dementia and AD between ethnic groups residing in the United States.

Despite differences in sampling methods and definitions of dementia as well as in definitions of race/ethnicity, the most frequent findings in reviewing this literature are that African Americans and Hispanics have higher prevalence and incidence of dementia and AD than whites.