Coma work: a new approach to withdrawn states


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

Anna Lidzey describes work developed in the fields of head injury and palliative care in the USA, which has profound relevance to care for all people in withdrawn states, such as the last stages of dementia.
Author/s: Anna Lidzey
Vol: 12, Issue: 3, pp20-21





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