Notice: Payments for answers will end 4/10/2017. Click for more info.
You have new items in your feed. Click to view.
Question and answer
Q: demonstrate how an individual with dementia can be enabled to exercise their rights and choices even when a decision has not been deemed to be in their best interests
A: Individuals with dementia can be enabled to exercise their rights and choices, because the disease dementia is a disease that causes loss of brain function. [ Individuals with dimentia do not always have the brain capacity to answer or make choices, due to the nature of the disease. ]
Get an answer
Original conversation
User: demonstrate how an individual with dementia can be enabled to exercise their rights and choices even when a decision has not been deemed to be in their best interests

Weegy: Individuals with dementia can be enabled to exercise their rights and choices, because the disease dementia is a disease that causes loss of brain function. [ Individuals with dimentia do not always have the brain capacity to answer or make choices, due to the nature of the disease. ]
fabulousfinds|Points 10|

User: Explain why it is important not to assume that an individual with dementia cannot make their own decision

Weegy: Contrary to what most people think about dementia, people with dementia can still make decisions in their everyday lives and with support from partners can continue to do so as their condition advances. [ This is one of the preliminary findings of a two-year research project funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) into how married couples living with dementia make decisions on a daily basis. The study has also found that people with dementia may need encouragement to make decisions as well as the opportunity to make these decisions for themselves. It is felt that dementia is still quite a stigmatised illness, and those living with the condition are sensitive to other people?s reactions to them. Their confidence can be quite fragile. It is important that they feel good about themselves and know that their views still matter. ]
yeswey|Points 2330|

User: Explain why it is important not to assume that an individual with dementia cannot make their own decision

Weegy: Contrary to what most people think about dementia, people with dementia can still make decisions in their everyday lives and with support from partners can continue to do so as their condition advances. [ This is one of the preliminary findings of a two-year research project funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) into how married couples living with dementia make decisions on a daily basis. The study has also found that people with dementia may need encouragement to make decisions as well as the opportunity to make these decisions for themselves. It is felt that dementia is still quite a stigmatised illness, and those living with the condition are sensitive to other people?s reactions to them. Their confidence can be quite fragile. It is important that they feel good about themselves and know that their views still matter. ]
yeswey|Points 2330|

User: Describe how ability of an individual with dementia to make decisions may fluctuate

Weegy: A person diagnosed with dementia does not necessarily lack capacity. [ However, for people with dementia the loss of the ability to make informed decisions may be a gradual process, so the point at which they are no longer able to make a decision is quite difficult to pinpoint. Also, at some times a person may be quite capable of making their own decisions while at others their dementia can significantly affect their capacity and abilities. If a person's capacity fluctuates or is temporary, an assessment of the person's capacity must be made at the time the decision has to be made. ]
cham718|Points 607|

Question
Asked 2/24/2013 6:03:49 AM
0 Answers/Comments
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
26,656,449 questions answered
Popular Conversations
What is 3x3 11x2 26x 30 divided by x 5?
Weegy: 3X3 = 9 11X2 = 22 26X30 = 780
2/20/2018 7:03:35 PM| 9 Answers
Which country was first to Settle in the Louisiana area?
Weegy: The first country to settle in the Louisiana area was France.
2/22/2018 10:08:51 PM| 3 Answers
Solve this equation: 2s + s + 12 = 132. A. s = 120 B. s = –30 C. s = ...
Weegy: 2s + s + 12 = 132 User: 2s + s + 12 = 132. Weegy: 2s + s + 12 = 132 User: . Solve the inequality: 12p + 7 > ...
2/24/2018 3:39:46 AM| 3 Answers
Solve for x. 4x + 3 < 9
2/18/2018 11:19:06 AM| 3 Answers
Simplify and solve this equation for q: 3q + 5 + 2q – 5 = 65. ...
Weegy: 3q + 5 + 2q - 5 = 65 User: Solve the following inequality: 38 4 B. x 28 Weegy: 38 User: Use an ...
2/19/2018 12:26:32 AM| 3 Answers
What is equilibrium?
Weegy: Equilibrium is the state in which market supply and demand balance each other and, as a result, prices become ...
2/21/2018 9:09:11 PM| 3 Answers
Write 10 5/12 as an equivalent improper fraction.
Weegy: 10 5/12 in improper fraction form is 125/12. User: Subtract: 8 – 4 1/2
2/15/2018 12:27:39 AM| 2 Answers
In the decimal number .675, the 7 holds what place value? A. ...
Weegy: In the decimal number .675, the 7 holds - Hundredths place. User: Find the value of 8.3 × 24.2 × 0.03. ...
2/22/2018 2:04:24 PM| 2 Answers
Find the difference between the product of 21.33 and 2.04 and the sum ...
Weegy: (21.33 * 2.04) - (1.115 + 3.18 + 22.0613 + 12.2384) User: Which is another way to check the sum of 52 + 23 + ...
2/22/2018 8:00:08 PM| 2 Answers
Which country was first to Explore Louisiana? France Spain England
Weegy: France was the first country to explore Louisiana.
2/22/2018 10:05:40 PM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
L
Points 404 [Total 407] Ratings 13 Comments 244 Invitations 3 Offline
S
Points 89 [Total 89] Ratings 0 Comments 19 Invitations 7 Offline
S
P
L
P
P
Points 77 [Total 270] Ratings 0 Comments 77 Invitations 0 Offline
S
1
L
L
P
R
P
L
P
P
R
Points 73 [Total 12684] Ratings 0 Comments 63 Invitations 1 Offline
S
P
Points 41 [Total 85] Ratings 1 Comments 31 Invitations 0 Offline
S
P
Points 16 [Total 33] Ratings 0 Comments 16 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 11 [Total 11] Ratings 1 Comments 1 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 10 [Total 10] Ratings 0 Comments 0 Invitations 1 Offline
S
Points 10 [Total 11] Ratings 1 Comments 0 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 10 [Total 10] Ratings 1 Comments 0 Invitations 0 Offline
* Excludes moderators and previous
winners (Include)
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | © Purple Inc.