Shopping Cart -

Your cart is currently empty.
Continue Shopping
This website use cookies and similar technologies to improve the site and to provide customised content and advertising. By using this site, you agree to this use. To learn more, including how to change your cookie settings, please view our Cookie Policy
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
IT
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
   You are currently viewing the Italy version of the site.
Would you like to switch to your local site?
Digital Subscriptions > Mental Health Nursing > OctNov 2018 > Dementia care – slow but steady change

Dementia care – slow but steady change

Christine Webb and Athia Manawar outline how dementia care and knowledge has developed

For many years before the birth of the NHS ‘senile’ dementia was believed to be an inevitable part of ageing, and as nothing could be done most people were described as ‘suffering’ with dementia and when they were unable to be cared for at home they spent their remaining years suffering often in institutional care.

Over the last 50 years the understanding of dementia and attitude towards people with dementia has slowly been challenged, and the care of some of our most vulnerable adults has changed and improved with a greater emphasis on living well with dementia.

READ MORE
Purchase options below
Find the complete article and many more in this issue of Mental Health Nursing - OctNov 2018
If you own the issue, Login to read the full article now.
Single Issue - OctNov 2018
€5,49
Or 549 points
Annual Digital Subscription
Only € 3,66 per issue
SAVE
33%
€21,99
Or 2199 points

View Issues

About Mental Health Nursing

This special edition of Mental Health Nursing has been produced to celebrate 70 years of the NHS. It includes features examining how mental health nursing has changed and developed over the decades.