The management of dementia

Simon Fleminger

Introduction Assessment

History,, .and .„examination

Screening., .assessmentsand., investigations

Communication., and. consent Cognitivesymptoms

Psychological,, techniques Elderly. people

Younger..peoplewith..dementia Pharmacotherapy Non-cognitive. .symptoms Aggression ..and.. agitation

Assessment

Psychosocial .and...behayiMouralin management

Drug..treatment., oLagitallonand... .aggression

Wandering

Depression

Apathy Mania

Psychotic.symptoms

Disorders of sexual behaviour

Impotence ..or .reduced... libido Sexual,,dMSlinhMbitMon,,and,, overactivity

Sleep..disturb.ance

Assessment

Sleep..h,ygiene Hypnotics

Incontinence Carers

Service provision and.. liaison General . . principles

Health ..services

Social and other services

An integrated ..dementia, care. system

The individuall. patient

Furthe.r...r.e.adin.g Chapter, References

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