Alzheimer's disease: assessing safety problems in the home.

@article{Lach1995AlzheimersDA,
  title={Alzheimer's disease: assessing safety problems in the home.},
  author={Helen W. Lach and A. Thomas Reed and Lewis J Smith and Daniel B. Carr},
  journal={Geriatric nursing},
  year={1995},
  volume={16 4},
  pages={
          160-4
        }
}
providing a safe environment is a challenge for families and health professionals caring for patients with Alzheimer's disease. 1 The progressive loss of memory, judgment, and motor functions may lead to hazardous behavior, resulting in accidents or injuries. Caregivers often ask for advice about how to provide safe care for those with Alzheimer's disease. Despite some general knowledge of safety concerns, little is known about the prevalence, incidence, or home management of safety problems or… CONTINUE READING
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