BPSD

AcronymDefinition
BPSDBehavioral and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia
BPSDBarrels Per Stream Day
BPSDBuena Park School District (California)
BPSDBanque Privee Saint Dominique (French: Saint Dominique Private Bank; Paris, France)
BPSDBeautiful Plains School Division (Manitoba, Canada)
BPSDBethel Park School District (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania)
BPSDBattery-Powered Smoke Detectors
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Several studies examining the efficacy of antipsychotics in the treatment of BPSD have demonstrated an increased risk of cerebrovascular events, including stroke and death due to any cause.
Though the nature and correlates of BPSD in PNDs are not well characterised, challenging behaviours such as aggression, irritability, shouting, repetitive questions, and sexual disinhibition are common and may underlie high rates of carer distress and burnout in these populations [3].
The stress process model identifies BPSD as the greatest source of stress on caregivers [10].
Although sexual disinhibition is a common BPSD symptom, limited literature exists on polyembolokoilamania as a dementia-related symptom [9, 10].
The aim of this study was to explore the relatives' perspectives on antipsychotic medication use to control BPSD for the person with dementia living in RAC.
The aim of this study, therefore, was to explore the relatives' perspectives on antipsychotic medication use to control BPSD for the person with dementia living in RAC.
It evaluates 12 BPSD, including delusions, hallucinations, agitation/aggression, dysphoria/depression, anxiety, euphoria/elation, apathy/indifference, disinhibition, irritability/lability, aberrant motor behavior, nighttime behavioral disturbances, and appetite and eating abnormalities.
The project has been envisioned, to enhance the installed crude oil processing capacity from 50,000 bpsd to 53,000 bpsd at crude distillation unit of fuel renery.
Hence, there will be an addition of a 177,000 bpsd Atmospheric Residue De-Sulphurisation (ARDS) Unit and supporting facilities.
Currently, the management of BPSD usually involves the use of atypical antipsychotic medications at 1/3-1/2 the dosage recommended for primary psychosis.
There has been ongoing research for identifying models for characterizing BPSD symptoms neurobiologically; however, they have been (3) simply grouped as behavioral and psychological symptoms, which are summarized in Table 1 (4).
The entire refinery development of Kuwait's CFP will boost its capacity to 800,000 barrels per stream day (bpsd).