Towards a clear picture


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

Depression can cloud the picture when someone seems to be developing symptoms of dementia. Only a careful, thorough and person-centred assessment can untangle the threads and lead to successful treatment, as in the case of Mrs Mitchell, related by Alan Powell.
Author/s: Alan Powell
Vol: 3, Issue: 6, pp24-26





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