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Prevalence of Visual Impairment in People with Dementia: the PrOVIDe Study (NIHR)

Summary The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR)’s Prevalence of Visual Impairment in People with Dementia (PrOVIDe) study investigated the prevalence of visual impairment in people with dementia, and addressed possible reasons behind any under-detection or inappropriate management of vision … Continue reading

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Behavioural and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia in Primary Care: Dublin (Mental Health in Family Medicine)

[A brief reference to this item appears in: Dementia and Elderly Care: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 3 Issue 3, October 2012]. Summary The authors assessed the self-reported confidence and knowledge of general practitioners (GPs) with regard to the … Continue reading

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