ERIC Number: EJ430831
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Cognitive Impairment and Disruptive Behaviors among Community-Based Elderly Persons: Implications for Targeting Long-Term Care.
Spector, William D.
Gerontologist, v31 n1 p51-59 Feb 1991
Estimated the prevalence of cognitive impairment and disruptive behaviors among functionally disabled persons living in the community using data from the 1984 National Long-Term Care Survey. Assessed relationship between cognitive impairment, disruptive behaviors, and functional limitations. Found number of eligible persons varied greatly under different criteria, depending on how cognitive and disruptive criteria were combined. (Author/ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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