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Effect of "Breath of Fresh Air" Flash Activity on Dementia Agitation : Pilot Study

2019-09-24 05:27:32 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Non-drug therapies (NDT) constitute a strong axis of the person with dementia behaviour management. Among these NDT, the flash activities constitute a mode of intervention to prevent and control the expression of the most disruptive behavior. These are short-term activities with the objective of decreasing the behavioural disorders intensity in less than 15 minutes.

The aim of this pilot study is to test the effect of a flash activity "breath of fresh air" compared to the usual relational care on the short-term decrease (15 min.) of the agitation in hospitalized dementia patients.

Study Design

Conditions

Dementia

Intervention

Usual relation care, Flash activity "breath of fresh air"

Location

Hôpital Garonne
Toulouse
France
31059

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

University Hospital, Toulouse

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2019-09-24T05:27:32-0400

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