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Brief Notes on Dementia Diagnosis (NHS England)

Summary A further brief note on dementia diagnosis and post-diagnostic support, from Alistair Burns, National Clinical Director for Dementia at NHS England. Full Text Link Reference Diagnosing dementia: any appropriately skilled clinician can make the diagnosis and brain scanning not … Continue reading

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Dementia-Related National Strategies and Standards (Royal College of Nursing)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 4, November 2011]. Summary This web page provides links to a wide range of freely available online documentation concerning dementia-related national strategies and standards. … Continue reading

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