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ERIC Number: EJ563674
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0016-9013
Prevalence of Behavior Disorder and Disturbance to Family and Staff in a Sample of Adult Day Health Care Clients.
Teresi, Jeanne A.; Holmes, Douglas; Dichter, Elizabeth; Koren, Mary Jane; Ramirez, Mildred; Fairchild, Susan
Gerontologist, v37 n5 p629-39 Oct 1997
Reports on the prevalence of behavior disorders in a sample of residents (N=360) in adult day health care programs. Findings indicate relatively high rates of behavior disorders. Most prevalent were the affective disorders (seeking reassurance, depression, crying) and verbal-vocal agitation. Differences between formal and informal caregivers' assessments were minimal. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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