TITLE

'We're thinking three steps ahead'

AUTHOR(S)
Pitt, Vern
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Community Care;10/22/2009, Issue 1792, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the state of people with Down's syndrome developing dementia in Great Britain. Dignus Healthcare is preparing to open Highcroft House, the first Down's and dementia-specific facilities in Great Britain. It is said that people with Down's syndrome are at a far greater risk of dementia than other people. Samantha Marriott, operations director at Dignus, says that such patients may scream, refuse to do things and have outright confusion.
ACCESSION #
45384011

 

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