Prisoners who develop dementia: what we need to know

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

Responsibility for the health care of prisoners was transferred to Primary Care Trusts from April 2003. Aileen Murray reviews what is known about care and conditions for older prisoners with dementia, highlighting a need for further research
Author/s: Aileen Murray
Vol: 12, Issue: 1, pp29-32

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