Palliative care in dementia: carers must be included


Posted on March 1st, by editor in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Family carers are rarely encouraged to remain involved once their relative has moved into a care home. Jenny Henderson says that this situation must change if we are to meet the palliative care needs of people with end-stage dementia
Author/s: Jenny Henderson
Vol: 15, Issue: 2, pp22-23





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