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Commission on Improving Dignity in Care for Older People Report (Commission on Improving Dignity in Care)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 8, March 2012]. Summary The Commission on Improving Dignity in Care (which includes the NHS Confederation, Age UK and the Local Government Association), has … Continue reading

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Out of Hospital Dementia Care: Reducing Hospital Admissions and the Cost of Care (Healthcare at Home Report)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 1 Issue 11, June 2011]. Abstract Current service provision for dementia sometimes fails to support patients and carers in many aspects of day-to-day life, resulting in … Continue reading

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Dementia Patients and Hospital Discharge: Mind the Gap

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 1 Issue 10, May 2011]. By Dr Daryl Leung Clinical Director Care of the Elderly New Cross Hospital. A Personal View from the Sharp End Disclaimer: The … Continue reading

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