Appropriate Care of Patients with Cognitive Impairment (Dementia and Delirium) in Hospital (Medical Journal of Australia / ACSQHC)


General guidance for healthcare professionals on the care of older hospital patients with cognitive impairment, from Australia.

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Caplan, GA. Kurrle, SE. [and] Cumming, A. (2016). Appropriate care for older people with cognitive impairment in hospital. Medical Journal of Australia. November 21st 2016; 205(10): S12-S15.

This relates to:

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Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care (2014). A better way to care. Safe and high-quality care for patients with cognitive impairment (dementia and delirium) in hospital: actions for health service managers. Sydney; Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care (ACSQHC), 2014.

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