Cultural Inaccuracy: Misidentification of Alzheimer's Disease Indicators in the American Indian Population

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/623403
Category:
Full-text
Format:
Text-based Document
Type:
Poster
Level of Evidence:
N/A
Research Approach:
N/A
Title:
Cultural Inaccuracy: Misidentification of Alzheimer's Disease Indicators in the American Indian Population
Author(s):
Marti Ojeda, Dayhna Pamela
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Epsilon Lambda
Author Details:
Dayhna Pamela Marti Ojeda, BSN, Nursing Department, University Of Puerto Rico, Hormigueros, Puerto Rico
Abstract:

A systematic review of sources of discrepancy from Alzheimer’s disease screening tools as applied to the American Indian/Alaska Natives shows the importance of incorporating cultural sensitive information in the identification of signs and symptoms to improve in the diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer’s disease.

Keywords:
Alzheimer’s disease (AD)/Alzheimer’s; American Indian/Alaska Native; Cultural Sensitivity
Repository Posting Date:
20-Oct-2017
Date of Publication:
20-Oct-2017
Other Identifiers:
CONV17PST195
Conference Date:
2017
Conference Name:
44th Biennial Convention
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Description:
44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.
Note:
Items submitted to a conference/event were evaluated/peer-reviewed at the time of abstract submission to the event. No other peer-review was provided prior to submission to the Henderson Repository, unless otherwise noted.

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dc.language.isoen_USen
dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.formatText-based Documenten
dc.typePosteren
dc.evidence.levelN/Aen
dc.research.approachN/Aen
dc.titleCultural Inaccuracy: Misidentification of Alzheimer's Disease Indicators in the American Indian Populationen_US
dc.contributor.authorMarti Ojeda, Dayhna Pamelaen
dc.contributor.departmentEpsilon Lambdaen
dc.author.detailsDayhna Pamela Marti Ojeda, BSN, Nursing Department, University Of Puerto Rico, Hormigueros, Puerto Ricoen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/623403-
dc.description.abstract<p><span>A systematic review of sources of discrepancy from Alzheimer’s disease screening tools as applied to the American Indian/Alaska Natives shows the importance of incorporating cultural sensitive information in the identification of signs and symptoms to improve in the diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer’s disease.</span></p>en
dc.subjectAlzheimer’s disease (AD)/Alzheimer’sen
dc.subjectAmerican Indian/Alaska Nativeen
dc.subjectCultural Sensitivityen
dc.date.available2017-10-20T18:14:02Z-
dc.date.issued2017-10-20-
dc.date.accessioned2017-10-20T18:14:02Z-
dc.conference.date2017en
dc.conference.name44th Biennial Conventionen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationIndianapolis, Indiana, USAen
dc.description44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.en
dc.description.noteItems submitted to a conference/event were evaluated/peer-reviewed at the time of abstract submission to the event. No other peer-review was provided prior to submission to the Henderson Repository, unless otherwise noted.-
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