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″.


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


Support model works well

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

Mary Jordan and Jane Tooke report on the findings from an evaluation of an Alzheimer’s Society dementia support service

 

Vol 22 No 4 (July/Aug) Pages 14-15


Technology, fun and games

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

Clare Cutler, Ben Hicks and Anthea Innes share some early lessons from running technology groups for people with dementia

 

Vol 22 No 4 (July/Aug) Pages 12-13


Active living: what works

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

Rachael Malthouse and Fiona Fox report on an investigation into the reasons why people with dementia and their carers do – and do not – stay physically active

Vol 22 No 4 (July/Aug) Pages 10-11


JDC asks

Posted on May 19th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

What issues do care home staff face when supporting a person living with dementia who is in an intimate relationship?

Vol 22, No 3, Pages 8-9


Editorial Comment

Posted on May 19th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

by Nada Savitch

 

Vol 22, No 3, Page 5


Research summaries and Short Report: Pain in people with dementia

Posted on May 19th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Vol 22, No 3, Page 34


Mindfulness meditation: can it make a difference?

Posted on May 19th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Rachael Litherland and Guy Robertson report on an innovative study which attempted to find out whether mindfulness meditation could be helpful for people with dementia

Vol 22, No 3, Pages 31-33


A practice-based project to improve end of life care

Posted on May 19th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Gaby Wills reports on a substantial commitment to improving end of life care for people with dementia in a large Jewish Care care home

 

Vol 22, No 3, Pages 28-30


An annual offer of creative ‘here and now’ moments

Posted on May 19th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

David Reid recounts the labour, learning and pleasure of coordinating an annual dementia creative arts exhibition in Sheffield – now into its sixth year

 

Vol 22, No 3, Page 24-27


Community links: dementia on the high street

Posted on May 19th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Mary Keating, Becky Hayward, Lucy Hennessey and Angela Willis describe a range of efforts in Gloucestershire to develop dementia-friendly communities – including taking over a shop for a day to offer information about dementia

 

Vol 22, No 3, Pages 21-23


The Dementia Diaries: a resource for young people

Posted on May 19th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Emma Barrett and Laura Embery describe how a process of creative co-production in Kent led to the development of a powerful resource on dementia for young people, which is now being distributed internationally

 

Vol 22, No 3, Pages 18-20


A Costa in the care home

Posted on May 19th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Sue McLean reports on the many gains of having a Costa café within a care home. The  first Costa in a dementia care service, the café has become a genuine community hub that brings together people of all ages and backgrounds

 

Vol 22, No 3, Pages 16-17





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