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  1. Caring Sheet #1: The Healthy Brain and Cognition: S. Weaverdyck
  2. Caring Sheet #2: Brain Changes and the Effects on Cognition: S. Weaverdyck
  3. Caring Sheet #4: Moving Persons with Dementia? Suggestions for the Physical Environment: D. deLaski-Smith
  4. Caring Sheet #5: Moving Persons with Dementia? Suggestions for Family and Staff to Ease the Way: L. Struble & D. deLaski-Smith
  5. Caring Sheet #6: Moving Persons with Dementia? Tips Regarding Behaviors to Ease the Way: L. Struble
  6. Caring Sheet #7: The Bedroom: Suggestions for the Physical Environment: D. deLaski-Smith
  7. Caring Sheet #8: The Bathroom: Suggestions for the Physical Environment: D. deLaski-Smith
  8. Caring Sheet #9: Resources: The Physical Environment: D. deLaski-Smith
  9. Caring Sheet #10: Communicating with Health Care Providers: A. Wittle & S. Weaverdyck
  10. Caring Sheet #11: Alzheimer’s Disease: A Summary of Information & Intervention Suggestions: S. Weaverdyck
  11. Caring Sheet #12: Dementia with Lewy Bodies: A Summary of Information & Interventions: S. Weaverdyck
  12. Caring Sheet #13: Frontotemporal Dementia: A Summary of Information & Interventions: S. Weaverdyck
  13. Caring Sheet #14: Helping with Daily Tasks: S. Weaverdyck
  14. Caring Sheet #17: Safety after Hip Surgery: Tips for Preventing Complications: B. Atchison
  15. Caring Sheet #18: Transferring Persons with Dementia: D. Dirette
  16. Caring Sheet #19: Intervention Suggestions for Frontal Lobe Impairment: S. Weaverdyck
  17. Caring Sheet #21: Questions about a Person's Cognition: An Assessment checklist: S. Weaverdyck
  18. Caring Sheet #22: Questions about the Environment: An Assessment checklist: S. Weaverdyck
  19. Caring Sheet #23: Questions about Caregiving: An Assessment checklist: S. Weaverdyck
  20. Caring Sheet #24: Questions about the Task & Daily Routines: An Assessment checklist: S. Weaverdyck