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Nursing Homes For Aggressive Dementia Patients

This study was conducted to determine the utility of the Aggressive Behavior Risk Assessment Tool (ABRAT) and the aggressive behavior scale (ABS) for predicting aggressive incidents among newly-admitted and existing residents of two long-term care homes in Canada.

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Above: Shirlee Engel reports on how dementia can cause aggression and how most care homes struggle to cope. TORONTO – His brain clouded by his worsening dementia, 70 …

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1. Lauren H. Nicholas ( [email protected] ) is an assistant professor in the Departments of Health Policy and Management and of Surgery at the johns hopkins bloomberg school of Public Health and …

The patient’s room ranked the first in the list of places where aggressive behaviour took place . Nursing personnel topped in … is needed to investigate the characteristics of aggressive behavior of …