UNDERSTANDING ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE

Alzheimer’s Quiz

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Alzheimer’s Disease is the most common cause of dementia. *
Alzheimer’s disease is a normal part of aging *
Factors that can cause dementia include malnutrition, vitamin deficiency, injury, and certain infections. *
Maintaining a daily routine is important for people with Alzheimer’s *
Non-verbal communication by the caregiver can be helpful when caring for an Alzheimer’s patient. *
Which communication phrase is best for Alzheimer’s patients? *
It’s best to speak slowly, calmly, and in a happy tone of voice. *
Diversion is a good tool to use when the Alzheimer’s patient is displaying disruptive or negative behavior. *
It’s important for Alzheimer’s patients to bathe daily *
Limit clothing choices to only 2 options. *
One step instructions are best for Alzheimer’s patients. *
Alzheimer's patients can forget how to do everyday things like pouring water into a glass and feeding themselves. *
It’s best to keep the eating area free of clutter and unnecessary items. *
Noise and bright lights can cause agitation and aggression in Alzheimer’s patients. *
Your Alzheimer’s patient is refusing a bath today. What is the best action to take? *