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ERIC Number: EJ425318
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0016-9013
Behavioral Treatments and Pharmacotherapy: Acceptability Ratings by Elderly Individuals in Residential Settings.
Burgio, Louis D.; Sinnott, Jan
Gerontologist, v30 n6 p811-16 Dec 1990
Presented residents of life care community and nursing homes with scenarios of older woman. Client varied by cognitive capacity and behavior problem (aggression, verbal abuse, noncompliance). Participants rated three treatments: differential reinforcement of incompatible behavior (DRI), time-out, and haloperidol. All treatments were acceptable; DRI was most acceptable. Haloperidol and time-out ratings varied by client's cognitive status. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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