Nova Publishers
My Account Nova Publishers Shopping Cart
HomeBooksSeriesJournalsReference CollectionseBooksInformationSalesImprintsFor Authors
            
  Top » Catalog » Journals » Non-pharmacological Therapies in Dementia » Volume 1 Issue 3 Articles » My Account  |  Cart Contents  |  Checkout   
Quick Find
  
Use keywords to find the product you are looking for.
Advanced Search
What's New? more
Using Petri Nets to Model the Chemical Stages of the Radiobiological Mechanism
$73.80
Shopping Cart more
0 items
Information
Shipping & Returns
Privacy Notice
Conditions of Use
Contact Us
Bestsellers
01.Computer-assisted Spaced Retrieval Training of Faces and Names for Persons with Dementia pp. 217-238
Notifications more
NotificationsNotify me of updates to Computer-assisted Spaced Retrieval Training of Faces and Names for Persons with Dementia pp. 217-238
Tell A Friend
 
Tell someone you know about this product.
Computer-assisted Spaced Retrieval Training of Faces and Names for Persons with Dementia pp. 217-238 $43.00
Authors:  Nidhi Mahendra
Abstract:
This study was designed to investigate the feasibility and document the outcomes of computer-assisted spaced retrieval training (SRT) for persons with dementia. Twenty three participants with mild to moderate dementia participated in computer-assisted SRT for learning novel and familiar face-name associations. Study results reveal that computer-assisted SRT is feasible for persons with dementia and yielded positive treatment outcomes for a majority of participants. Specifically, twenty participants were successful in recalling face-name associations and related factual information over a 32-minute, within-session time interval. Nineteen of these twenty participants maintained this new learning for 6 weeks after the intervention ceased. These data add to the growing empirical evidence on the benefits of spaced retrieval for persons with dementia. Further, study findings extend the existing research on the outcomes of SRT by demonstrating feasibility and robust outcomes with use of a laptop computer as a medium for training. 


Available Options:
Version:
Special Focus Titles
01.Global Political Economy after the Crisis: Theoretical Perspectives and Country Experiences
02.Palliative Care: Perspectives, Practices and Impact on Quality of Life. A Global View, Volume 1
03.Trace Metals: Evolution, Environmental and Ecological Significance
04.Informal Learning: Perspectives, Challenges and Opportunities
05.Dissolved Organic Matter (DOM): Properties, Applications and Behavior
06.Green Polymeric Materials: Advances and Sustainable Development
07.Readings in the 20th Century Genocide of the Syriac Orthodox Church of Antioch (Sayfo)
08.Human Collaboration in Homeland Security (DVD Included)
09.Health and Freedom in the Balance: Exploring the Tensions among Public Health, Individual Liberty, and Governmental Authority
10.Innovations in Dialysis Vascular Access Surgery
11.Major Depressive Disorder: Risk Factors, Characteristics and Treatment Options
12.Inulin: Chemical Properties, Uses and Health Benefits

Nova Science Publishers
© Copyright 2004 - 2017

Computer-assisted Spaced Retrieval Training of Faces and Names for Persons with Dementia pp. 217-238