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Intervention Review

Light therapy for managing cognitive, sleep, functional, behavioural, or psychiatric disturbances in dementia

  1. Dorothy Forbes1,*,
  2. Ivan Culum2,
  3. Andrea R Lischka2,
  4. Debra G Morgan3,
  5. Shelley Peacock4,
  6. Jennifer Forbes5,
  7. Sean Forbes6

Editorial Group: Cochrane Dementia and Cognitive Improvement Group

Published Online: 7 OCT 2009

Assessed as up-to-date: 2 DEC 2008

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD003946.pub3


How to Cite

Forbes D, Culum I, Lischka AR, Morgan DG, Peacock S, Forbes J, Forbes S. Light therapy for managing cognitive, sleep, functional, behavioural, or psychiatric disturbances in dementia. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2009, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD003946. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD003946.pub3.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Western Ontario, H33 Health Sciences Addition, Arthur Labatt Family School of Nursing, London, Ontario, Canada

  2. 2

    University of Western Ontario, Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Elborn College, London, Ontario, Canada

  3. 3

    University of Saskatchewan, Canadian Centre for Health and Safety in Agriculture, Saskatchewan, Canada

  4. 4

    University of Alberta, Faculty of Nursing, Saskatoon, Saskatoon, Canada

  5. 5

    University of Alberta, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, School of Physical Therapy, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

  6. 6

    University of Florida, Department of Physical Therapy, Gainesville, FL, USA

*Dorothy Forbes, H33 Health Sciences Addition, Arthur Labatt Family School of Nursing, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, N6A 5C1, Canada. dforbes6@uwo.ca.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 7 OCT 2009

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