Effects of viewing a preferred nature image and hearing preferred music on engagement, agitation, and mental status in persons with dementia

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BACKGROUND The purpose of the described exploratory study was to test proactive strategies for enhancing engagement and cognitive ability while diminishing dementia-related disordered behaviors of those diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias. Study participants resided in an Memory Care unit of an assisted living community. METHOD The… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/2050312115602579

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