TITLE

What you think of dementia care

AUTHOR(S)
Samuel, Mithran
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Community Care;3/25/2010, Issue 1811, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the prominent message that has emerged from a survey about dementia is the fact that insufficient priority is being given nationally and locally to improve the administration of care in Great Britain. However, 58 percent of survey respondents said that diagnosis, a key priority under the strategy, is improving. 86% of respondents believes that the National Health Service in their area has not sufficiently prioritized dementia.
ACCESSION #
49113452

 

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