Alzheimer’s Article Assignment
1.) Read the nursing journal article “Supportive Approaches to Alzheimer’s.”
2.) Under the discussions section below, choose one of the following questions to answer. The discussion posting should include citation of the article and follow APA 6thed format, including the APA reference of the article.
- Compare and contrast the three stages of Alzheimer’s disease and list some nursing management that will benefit these patients/clients.
- Compare and contrast the pharmacotherapy approaches Alzheimer’s disease and discuss the benefits of each approach.
- Explain some of the non-pharmacologic approaches that are used to assist with behavioral symptoms for Alzheimer’s patients/clients.
- What diagnostic tests may be necessary for diagnosing Alzheimer's disease for a patient/client?
- Explain the pathophysiology of Alzheimer's disease and provide goals of treatment?
3.) Respond to one classmates post that discusses a different question.
You will receive 0.5 point for your original post and 0.5 point for the response. Due 09/12/15 @ 2100.
|Due By (Pacific Time)
||09/12/2015 07:00 pm