Glen R. Hall

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  • A Agliari, G.-I Bischi, +14 authors Worfolk
  • 2006
[1] V.S. Afraimovich and L.P. Shil’nikov, Invariant tori, their break-down and stochasticity, Amer. Math. Soc. Transl, 149 (1991), 201–211, Originally published in: Methods of qualitative theory of diff. eqs., Gorky State Univ. (1983), pp. 3-26. [2] A. Agliari, G.-I. Bischi, R. Dieci, and L. Gardini, Global bifurcations of closed invariant curves in(More)
The goal of this study was to evaluate a community-based psychoeducational-nursing intervention designed to teach home caregivers to manage behavioral problems of persons with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias (ADRD) using the Progressively Lowered Stress Threshold (PLST) model, and to compare this intervention with routine information and referrals(More)
Constipation, a common health problem particularly for elderly and hospitalized patients, can cause abdominal pain, discomfort, gas, headaches, nausea, anorexia, a bad taste in the mouth, and potentially adds to functional loss and length of stay. As part of a quality improvement initiative, a research-based interdisciplinary protocol was developed to(More)
  • G R Hall
  • The Nursing clinics of North America
  • 1994
Care of the people with Alzheimer's disease and related disorders (ADRD) has been fraught with controversy, often resulting in competing philosophies about what constitutes the "correct" approach. Whether developing an individualized plan of care or specialized programming, it is helpful to use a conceptual framework. The Progressively Lowered Stress(More)
In a previous cross-sectional study of 100 asymptomatic individuals aged 49-69, we reported age-related decline in immediate and delayed memory that was steeper in apolipoprotein E (apoE)-e4/4 homozygotes than in members of other genetic subgroups. These findings were preliminarily based upon the statistical problem of multiple comparisons. We therefore(More)
This article describes the pathophysiology of dementia and differentiates between cognitive and noncognitive symptoms that characterize this devastating illness. Relationships between brain anatomic and neurochemical systems and behavioral symptoms of dementia are discussed. An overview of the etiologies and neuro-pathologies of dementia are presented as(More)
1. Family-provided care of members with Alzheimer's disease and related disorders (ADRD) is complicated by the presence of secondary behavioral symptoms, such as agitation, that lead to caregiver depression, burden, and breakdown. 2. Caregiver education to manage secondary symptoms in ADRD can be simplified by using a theoretical framework of(More)