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Post-Diagnosis Support and Why Dementia Diagnosis Statistics Really Matter: Alistair Burns (NHS England)

Summary Alistair Burns, National Clinical Director for Dementia for NHS England discusses the importance of support for people with dementia, plus their families and carers, following diagnosis. “Post diagnostic support, by definition, follows a diagnosis”. Read more: NHS England. Support not … Continue reading

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UK Dementia Congress, November 5th – 7th 2013: East Midlands Conference Centre, Nottingham

Summary The largest annual dementia-focused event in Europe takes place in Nottingham this month. Full Text Link (Conference Pre-publicity) Reference 8th UK Dementia Congress & 4th National Dementia Care Awards. London: Hawker Publications Ltd, 2013.

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