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SCIE Dementia Gateway: Useful Dementia-Related Information Resources (SCIE)

Summary The Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE) has produced, and maintains, an uptodate and impressively broad collection of links to dementia-related websites and information resources. A wide range of topics and themes in dementia care are covered, including: Dementia-Friendly … Continue reading

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Synthesis of Outcomes Desired by People With Dementia and Their Carers

Purpose The table presented on this page attempts to map together 2 key sets of considerations: (1a) The relevant “National Dementia Strategy” (2009) objective(s), which were later developed into (1b) the quality outcome(s) required by people with dementia and their carers as outlined in the … Continue reading

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NICE Quality Standards (Quick Summary)

Summary These Quality Standards first appeared in the structure of the NICE (National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence) Quality Standards Programme document, “Quality Standard for Dementia” (2010). The quality statements are as follows (quote): People with dementia receive care from staff … Continue reading

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Quality Standard for Dementia

[This abstract first appeared in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter RWHT Issue 1 August 2010]. Abstract This service guideline is targeted at the public, public health practitioners, clinicians, commissioners, health and social care professionals. As a quality standard it defines the … Continue reading

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