JDC archive

You can browse the UK JDC archive by subject using the tag cloud below (larger names indicate more entries):

All JDC abstracts are indexed in the main search engine, accessible from the top bar of every page at this site. You can search for articles by a specific author by putting quotes around their name, eg “John Killick”.

Below you can browse JDC abstracts (in reverse chronological order):

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Please quote the Volume, Issue and Page Numbers of each specific article, eg “Vol 19 No 4 Page 20-22″.


Editorial Comment

Posted on September 4th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

by Tessa Gutteridge

Issue 22 No 5 Page 5


The Debenham Project: carers’ experiences in rural Suffolk

Posted on September 4th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Timothy Mason and Gordon Slack report on an in-depth research project that sought to capture the experience of carers of people living with dementia in rural Suffolk

Issue 22 No 5 Pages 32-34


Semantic dementia: a long, sad, lonely journey

Posted on September 4th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Myra Lamont shares the story of her husband Archie’s altered diagnosis – from Alzheimer’s disease to semantic dementia – and the lack of professional awareness and support they have encountered along the way

 

Issue 22 No 5 Pages 30-31


Engagement and empowerment: a personal view

Posted on September 4th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Keith Oliver writes about his experience of being involved in a wide range of dementia-related activities

Issue 22 No 5 Pages 26-28


E-learning: does it work in dementia care?

Posted on September 4th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Victoria Flint and Julia Cream report on the potential of e-learning to improve knowledge about dementia among care staff. Plus: Dave Anderson on SCIE’s resources

Issue 22 No 5 Pages 22-25


Charting carer satisfaction: the hospital experience

Posted on September 4th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Emma Sewter, Roy Jones, India Hart and Chris Dyer report on an evaluation of one hospital’s efforts to improve the support offered to people with dementia and their family carers

Issue 22 No 5 Pages 19-21


Reminiscence symposium

Posted on September 4th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Sue Benson reports on a meeting of experts and enthusiasts in reminiscence work

Issue 22 No 5 Page 18


A strategy for Switzerland

Posted on September 4th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Johanna Niederberger-Burgherr, Karen Harrison Dening and Tom Dening introduce Switzerland’s new national dementia strategy and show how an innovative new course is preparing nurses to deliver on some of the strategy’s goals

Issue 22 No 5 Pages 16-18


Introducing Hope and Doodle

Posted on September 4th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Annie Plank describes the wide-ranging work of Hope and Doodle, a self-advocacy group for people with dementia in south London

Issue 22 No 5 Pages 14-15


Networking in London

Posted on September 4th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Ruth Evans reports on the progress made by the London Dementia Strategic Clinical Network

Issue 22 No 5 Pages 12-13


Support in changing times

Posted on September 4th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Josh O’Donnell shares the story of supporting a younger man with dementia to remain at home with his wife for as long as possible, and later working with nursing home staff

Issue 22 No 5 Pages 11-12


Cheshire West: deprivation of liberty

Posted on September 4th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Dr Amanda Thompsell unpacks the implications of this important judgement for care services

Issue 22 No 5 Page 10


Comment

Posted on July 7th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Editorial Comment by Sylvie Silver

Vol 22 No 4 (July/Aug) Page 5


Continence: a priority for research and practice

Posted on July 7th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

A review by Hazel Heath

 

Vol 22 No 4 (July/Aug) Pages 35-36


Animal-assisted therapy in dementia care: a critical appraisal of evidence

Posted on July 7th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Rachel Flynn and Pamela Roach appraise the current research evidence for animal-assisted therapy in dementia care

Vol 22 No 4 (July/Aug) Pages 32-35


The benefits of activity on an acute medical ward

Posted on July 7th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Louise Howe and Sarah E Goldberg share four case studies from observational research that studied the responses of people with dementia to increased social interaction and activity on a hospital ward

 

Vol 22 No 4 (July/Aug) Pages 29-31


Progess on developing research in care homes

Posted on July 7th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Victoria Elliot, Claire Goodman, Jill Manthorpe and Adam Smith report on efforts to develop a research culture in care homes

 

Vol 22 No 4 (July/Aug) Pages 26-28


Vibrant Communities: the care homes of the future

Posted on July 7th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Chris Gage reflects on the state of activities in the care sector, enthuses about the emerging evidence in favour of participatory approaches, and introduces new work being done by Ladder to the Moon

 

Vol 22 No 4 (July/Aug) Pages 22-25


Making a difference in dementia education

Posted on July 7th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Chris Knifton, Rachel Thompson, Ellen Tullo, Anna Waugh, Claire Surr, Kate Read and Anthea Innes report on the long road to develop a consistent and inclusive approach to dementia education in higher education institutions

 

Vol 22 No 4 (July/Aug) Pages 18-21


Introducing #demphd

Posted on July 7th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Anna Tatton introduces an online discussion forum for students of dementia, which makes use of the social media platform Twitter

 

Vol 22 No 4 (Jul/Aug) Pages 16-17





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