The 36-Hour Day, Fifth Edition

Author: Mace, MA, and Rabins, MD, MPH
Publisher: The Johns Hopkins University Press
Date Published: 2011
Pages: 329 plus index
Cover Type: Soft Cover
Expiration Date: 6/30/2018

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The expiration date has been extended to 6/30/2018.

Originally published in 1981, The 36-Hour Day was the first book of its kind. More than thirty years later, with dozens of other books on the market, it remains the definitive guide for people caring for someone with dementia. This book features chapters on the causes of dementia, managing the early stages of dementia, the prevention of dementia, and finding appropriate living arrangements for the person who has dementia when home care is no longer an option.


  1. Dementia
  2. Getting Medical Help for the Person Who Has Dementia
  3. Characteristic Behavioral Symptoms in People Who Have Dementia
  4. Problems in Independent Living
  5. Problems Arising in Daily Care
  6. Medical Problems
  7. Behavioral Symptoms of Dementia
  8. Symptoms That Appear as Changes in Mood
  9. Special Arrangements if You Become Ill
  10. Getting Outside Help
  11. You and the Person Who Has Dementia as Parts of a Family
  12. How Caring for a Person Who Has Dementia Affects You
  13. Caring for Yourself
  14. For Children and Teenagers
  15. Financial and Legal Issues
  16. Nursing Homes and Other Living Arrangements
  17. Preventing or Delaying Cognitive Decline
  18. Brain Disorders and the Causes of Dementia
  19. Research in Dementia

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