Pengalaman Lansia dengan Demensia Ringan-Sedang Dalam Melakukan Komunikasi dengan Pelaku Rawat: Systematic Review

Ummi Malikal Balqis, Junaiti Sahar

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Dementia is a progressive decline in cognitive abilities that characterized by memory loss that affects everyday abilities. One of the most common problems in elderly with dementia is communication problem. The purpose of this systematic review is to explore the experience of elderly with mild-moderate dementia in communicating with caregivers. This article uses the systematic review method to all selected articles. Through this systematic review approach, six selected themes in phenomenology journals explain that elderly with mild-moderate dementia can describe the symptoms of dementia experienced, feelings of loss and stress caused of dementia, negative stigma towards elderly dementia, loss of control and desire to make their own decisions, and problems in interpersonal relationships. The ability of elderly with mild-moderate dementia in communicating their experiences when interacting with caregivers can be a consideration for caregivers in making decisions related to the condition of their experience in elderly with dementia
Original languageIndonesian
Pages (from-to)388-401
JournalJurnal Endurance
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2019

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