Choosing a nursing home: families need more support


Posted on July 25th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Nursing homes are sometimes the best option for people with advanced dementia, but what is it like choosing one? Susan Ashton, Brenda Roe and Barbara Jack report on their study of family caregiver experiences

Vol 24 No 4 Page 22





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