Dying well with an intellectual disability and dementia


Posted on July 24th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

As more people with intellectual disabilities live into old age, the prevalence of dementia in this group is increasing. Kathryn Service and colleagues examine the challenges to dementia practice presented by intellectual disability

Vol 25 No 4 Page 28





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