The Complete Guide to Alzheimer's-proofing your HomeBook - 2000
"The Complete Guide to Alzheimer's-Proofing Your Home shows how to create a home environment that helps you cope with the difficulties associated with Alzheimer's and related dementia." "The author deals with both interior and exterior spaces, discussing problems and solutions associated with specific areas, such as the kitchen, the bathroom, corridors, and patios and decks. Separate chapters focus on issues related to Alzheimer's, such as wandering, incontinence, and access limitation." "This book is generously documented with information about specific products that make the home a safer, more pleasant environment, and an exhaustive directory of manufacturers helps the caregiver locate the latest products for home healthcare. More than one hundred photographs and line drawings will provide the inspiration for many simple modifications to the home."--Jacket.
Publisher: West Lafayette, Ind. : Purdue University Press, ©2000.
Edition: Rev. and updated ed.
Branch Call Number: 616.898 WARNER
Characteristics: xviii, 477 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm