Encouraging Patient Involvement in Dementia Research (Alzheimer’s Research UK / Dementia Challenge / Department of Health)


This blog post, from Dr Laura Phipps of Alzheimer’s Research UK, is about the advantages to be achieved by increasing patient, family and carer involvement in dementia research.

“When the Prime Minister’s Challenge on Dementia launched back in 2012, it was estimated that only around 4% of people with dementia were involved in research. One commitment of the Dementia Challenge is to increase this figure to 10% by 2015”.

Read more: What difference can you make to dementia research? Dr Laura Phipps, Alzheimer’s Research UK / The Dementia Challenge.

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