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 March 17th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

by Jackie Pool

Vol 22. No 2. (March/April 2014) Page 5


Dementia care nursing research in the UK

Posted on March 17th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Ben Hicks and Professor Anthea Innes, Bournemouth University Dementia Institute (BUDI), report on the DeNDRoN Dementia Care Nursing Research Scoping Exercise

 

Vol 22. No 2 (March/April 2014) Page 34-36


Teaching communication: the CARDS programme

Posted on March 17th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Julia Wood, Ledia Alushi and John Hammond report on an innovative programme that teaches undergraduate students about communication with people with dementia – and then gives them the opportunity to put their learning into practice in care homes

Vol 22. No 2 (March/April 2014) Page 31-33


Namaste Care: the benefits and the challenges

Posted on March 17th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Amanda Thompsell, Min Stacpoole and Jo Hockley report on their experience of implementing the Namaste Care programme in south London care homes

 

Vol 22. No 2 (March/April 2014) Page 28-30


Adult safeguarding and dementia

Posted on March 17th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

John Beer reports on campaigns by Action on Elder Abuse and in particular the support offered through its Safeguarding Practitioners Network

 

Vol 22. No 2 (March/April 2014) Page 26-27


Exploring grief and loss

Posted on March 17th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

There was a huge buzz of excitement in the workshop for carers on ‘Exploring grief and loss: sharing our true feelings’, which took place on the final morning of UK Dementia Congress 2013. Lucy Whitman discusses some of the themes that emerged

 

Vol 22. No 2 (March/April 2014) Page 24-25


Dementia training at scale: the London model

Posted on March 17th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Buz Loveday and Jen Watt report on major project that sought to raise dementia awareness and improve dementia care across 27 acute NHS Trusts in London – and has now gone on to be offered in community and mental health services too

 

Vol 22. No 2 (March/April 2014) Page 20-23


Walking side by side

Posted on March 17th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Kieron Hegarty, Emma Ackermann and Andrea Evans report on the gains for younger people with dementia of being involved in a memory clinic’s weekly walking group

 

Vol 22. No 2 (March/April 2014) Page 18-19


‘I will tell you something of my own’

Posted on March 17th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Helen Gregory describes an innovative project that brought together the arts and social sciences to tackle questions of stigma and personhood for people with dementia

 

Vol 22. No 2 (March/April 2014) Page 16-17


Enabling risk: a person-centred approach in practice

Posted on March 17th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Angela Pointon and Michelle Dunne report on efforts to put risk enablement into practice with people with dementia, which began by developing documentation that can support good decision-making processes

 

Vol 22. No 2 (March/April 2014) Page 14-15


Mentoring for carers

Posted on March 17th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Raymond Smith and Nan Greenwood report on a survey that aimed to establish how volunteer mentoring schemes are offering support to carers of people with dementia

 

Vol 22. No 2 (March/April 2014) Page 12-13


CQC: new initiatives in dementia care

Posted on March 17th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Jo Bell gives an update on the Care Quality Commission’s work in relation to people living with dementia

Vol 22. No 2 (March/April 2014) Page 11


Editorial Comment

Posted on January 13th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

by Catherine Ross

Vol 22 No 1 January/February 2014 Page 5


Short Report

Posted on January 13th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

EVIDEM: lessons learned from the five-year research programme. Summary by Hazel Heath

Vol 22 No 1 January/February 2014 Pages 35-36


One behaviour at a time: Stephen’s Story

Posted on January 13th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Sally-Ann Mclurgh, Jade Buxton, Annabel Bryant, Charlotte Shrieves and Martin Curtice describe how they were guided by the Newcastle Model in their work with Stephen, a man living with frontotemporal dementia and with complex needs

Vol 22 No 1 January/February 2014 Pages 32-34


‘Living well… I like the sound of that’

Posted on January 13th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

David Reid, Tony Warnes and Lori Low describe their work to develop and maintain the Sheffield Dementia Information Pack: a comprehensive, locally-specific information resource on dementia

Vol 22 No 1 January/February 2014 Pages 29-31


Reaching towards deeper levels of cimmunication

Posted on January 13th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Luke Tanner describes in detail how to respond to complex and non-verbal communication with people living with dementia- particularly those with more advanced dementia

Vol 22 No 1 January/February 2014 Pages 26-28


The road to specialist dementia care

Posted on January 13th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Laura Bale, Jackie Pool, Susan Williams and Sharon Parsons describe a range of interventions to transform a general care setting into a specialist dementia care facility

Vol 22 No 1 January/February 2014 Pages 22-25


‘The meal looks very good but mum say the food is tasteless’

Posted on January 13th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Kim Wylie and Monica Nebauer explain how the loss of a person’s sense of taste and/or smell can contribute to under-nutrition in older people and those living with dementia

Vol 22 No 1 January/February 2014 Pages 19-22


Promoting good design

Posted on January 13th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Maria Burke, Elizabeth Collier, Natalie Yates-Bolton and Rita Haworth-Lomax introduce the purpose and the work of a new dementia design network

Vol 22 No 1 January/February 2014 Page 18





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