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Dementia in long-term care


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  • Website: Canadian Institute for Health Information
  • Resource type: Article

Summary - The message of this resource is:

Older adults with dementia may need to move into long-term care homes if they can no longer stay at home. These people have higher risk of getting physically restrained or given antipsychotic medication. Changes to policy and education have made these things happen less often.


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Keywords

Alzheimer's, caregiver, caregiving, nursing home, hospital, institution, forget, remember, memory, brain, cognitive, cognition


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Rated on: 11/5/2018 9:48:06 PM

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