A Pearl of a dementia scheme

Valios, Natalie
April 2010
Community Care;4/29/2010, Issue 1816, p24
The article offers information on the Positively Enriching and Enhancing Residents Lives (PEARL), a model of specialised dementia care of Four Seasons Health Care Ltd. homes in Great Britain. The model includes the resident experience training and reviews the used of antipsychotic medication. In this regard, director of dementia care services Caroline Baker explains that the programme reduce the use of the drug and depression levels of the patients.


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