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Current Gerontology and Geriatrics Research
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 942640, 11 pages
Are Dementia Patient's Engagement Using Tailored Stimuli the Same? The Apathy Dilemma in Nursing Home Residents
1Le Centre Mémoire de Ressources et de Recherche, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice 06000 Nice, France
2Laboratoire d’Anthropologie et de Psychologie Cognitives et Sociales, Université Nice Sophia Antipolis 06100 Nice, France
3EA CoBTek, Université Nice Sophia Antipolis 06100 Nice, France
4Plateforme Patients du Centre Hospitalier et Universitaire de Nice, Nice 06100, France
5Department of Psychology, University of Pancasila, Jakarta 123930, Indonesia
6CobTeK/CMRR, Pavillon Mossa, Rez de Jardin Hôpital de Cimiez 06000 Nice, Nice 06000, France
Received 2 February 2012; Revised 30 May 2012; Accepted 12 June 2012
Academic Editor: Iracema Leroi
Copyright © 2012 Elsa Leone et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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