Dementia After Stroke (Stroke Association)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 3 Issue 2, September 2012].

Summary

This updated 10 page patient information leaflet from the Stroke Association offers a brief overview of the types of dementia, looking in particular at vascular dementia which is caused by stroke, its diagnosis and treatment. This factsheet offers carers practical advice, explaining how to access support and help.

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Reference

Stroke Association’s Information Service (2012). Dementia after stroke. London: Stroke Association, April 2012.

A version of this document may also be downloaded in MS Word format.

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Dementia and Elderly Care News. Wolverhampton Medical Institute: WMI. (jh)
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