TITLE

BETTER DEMENTIA CARE

AUTHOR(S)
Heng, Simon
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Community Care;4/2/2009, Issue 1764, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on better care services to older people with dementia. It states that one of the most feared consequences of growing older is age-related mental deterioration. According to a survey by healthcare analysts Laing and Buisson, only 57% of dementia patients accepted to healthcare institutions have received specialists care. It suggests that people with dementia should be treated with sympathy and understanding by allowing them to reminisce the happiest moments of their lives.
ACCESSION #
38421134

 

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