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Posted by Prof. Emma Reynish, on 13th March
  15 March is world delirium day.  World delirium day have published a factsheet for family and friends on delirium  What is delirium? Delirium is a very rapid decline in brain...
13
Mar
by Karen Ditlevsen
"Huset Lotte" is a nursing home in Fredriksberg, close to the centre of Copenhagen, Denmark. The home is housed in a purpose built 8 storey...
13
Mar
by Ike Kamphof
Can good dementia care and pretence go together? Imagine a care home for people with dementia organised like a neighbourhood. Living units for six to...
13
Mar
by Henriette Laidlaw
The University of Stirling is looking for informal carers (people who provide unpaid help or support) of older adults (aged 55 and over) to take part...
08
Mar
by Wendy Perry
Weddings are a time of celebration with the people that you love and who mean the most to you, and you want them to be able to enjoy your day as much...
01
Mar
by Kevin Hope
How do we develop effective leadership for dementia care services? Continuous Quality Improvement in services is a fundamental element in the...
10
Feb
by Vikki McCall
What do we understand as a good life in our later years? This is the central question in a current research project, 30 community researchers across...

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