Browsing Dementia by Subject "Allied health personnel"
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Power, empowerment, and person-centred care: Using ethnography to examine the everyday practice of unregistered dementia care staff (2017)The social positioning and treatment of persons with dementia reflects dominant biomedical discourses of progressive and inevitable loss of insight, capacity, and personality. Proponents of person-centred care, by contrast, ...
A staff training intervention to improve communication between people living with dementia and health-care professionals in hospital: The VOICE mixed-methods development and evaluation study (2018)BACKGROUND: Twenty-five per cent of hospital beds are occupied by a person living with dementia. Dementia affects expressive communication and understanding. Health-care professionals report a lack of communication skills ...