TITLE

Policy in practice: Scotland's getting aulder

AUTHOR(S)
Masters, Hugh
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Nursing Older People;Nov2010, Vol. 22 Issue 9, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the measures adopted by the Scottish government in support of dementia research and nursing as of November 2010.
ACCESSION #
55760321

 

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