Posted by Pat W
on August 31, 2000 at 12:09:52:
In Reply to: Welcome to the Alzheimer's Disease Message Board posted by Webmaster on July 26, 1998 at 15:25:01:
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I keep running into caregiver in the field who believe violence and other bizarre behaviors are a side effect of Alz. I feel that it is our approach that excites and esculates behaviors. Are there any studies or information that confirms that our interactions, environment are what trigger "Behaviors".
I would love feedback.