menu ☰
menu ˟

Creating Excellence in Dementia Care: A Research Review for Ireland's National Dementia Strategy

Creator:

Department of Health (Ireland)

Subject Keywords: Dementia and alzheimers
Set: Mental Health
Chronic Conditions
Conditions
Burden
Catalogue: Research and Evaluation
Report
Type: Report
Region: Republic of Ireland
Description:

Dementia is a progressive condition that largely affects older people, impacting on their memory, language, ability to communicate, mood and personality. The course of the illness may be gradual and sometimes subtle, as is classically the case in Alzheimerâ?Ts disease. While dementia is a medical condition, recent insights from the psychosocial, sociopolitical and public health perspectives have focused attention on the human, social and economic implications of the disease.

 

Click here to download

PDF 2.7mb

Date:

06/06/2012

Rights: © Department of Health (Ireland)
Suggested citation:

Department of Health (Ireland). (2012) Creating Excellence in Dementia Care: A Research Review for Ireland's National Dementia Strategy [Online]. Available from: http://www.thehealthwell.info/node/773855 [Accessed: 25th September 2017].

  

View your saved citations and reading lists

Contributor:

Department of Health (Ireland)
 
Click here to view all the resources gathered from this organisation's website.