Tag Archives: WHO’s Evidence Resource Centre (mhGAP)

Dementia: a Public Health Priority (WHO / ADI)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 10, May 2012]. Summary There are approximately 35.6 million people living with dementia worldwide today. This number is likely to double by 2030, and … Continue reading

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The mhGAP Evidence Resource Centre: Dementia (World Health Organisation)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 1 Issue 10, May 2011]. Abstract The mental health Gap Action Programme (mhGAP), launched in October 2010, aims to provide simple protocols and flowcharts which offer … Continue reading

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