Introduction to Behavioural and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia (BPSD) - A Handbook for Family Physicians

This handbook for Family Physicians provides problem solving approaches and a tool kit to address BPSD (Behavioral and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia) in the development and delivery of a patient centered plan of care with a collaborative care approach involving the family and other care providers. The clinical assessment and problem solving framework utilizes a URAF (Understand, Reflect, Actions, Follow-up) approach and integrates the P.I.E.C.E.S. framework.
8 Chapters; 160 pages. 

Author/Publisher - Auteur/Éditeur: 
Ken Le Clair, Marie-France Rivard, Ontario College of Family Physicians, BPSD, Centre for Studies in Aging and Health (CSAH)
Date Published: 
2009-01