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Challenge Demcare: Management of challenging behaviour in dementia at home and in care homes - development, evaluation and implementation of an online individualised intervention for care homes; and a cohort study of specialist community mental health care for families
Dementia with challenging behaviour (CB) causes significant distress for caregivers and the person with dementia. It is associated with breakdown of care at home and disruption in care homes. Challenge Demcare aimed to ...
The impact of individual Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (iCST) on cognition, quality of life, caregiver health, and family relationships in dementia: A randomised controlled trial
BACKGROUNDCognitive stimulation therapy (CST) is a well-established group psychosocial intervention for people with dementia. There is evidence that home-based programmes of cognitive stimulation delivered by family ...
A scoping review of crisis teams managing dementia in older people
BACKGROUNDResearch on crisis teams for older adults with dementia is limited. This scoping review aimed to 1) conduct a systematic literature review reporting on the effectiveness of crisis interventions for older people ...
Loneliness, social integration, and incident dementia over 6 years: Prospective findings from the English longitudinal study of ageing
Objectives: Social relationships are important for the maintenance of cognitive function at older ages, with both objective features of social networks and perceived social connections (loneliness) being relevant. There ...