Tagged: Dementia Strategy

NICE social care quality standard on the care of people with dementia

NICE are advertising for professional and lay members for the expert group developing a social care quality standard on the care of people with dementia. The deadline for applications is 7 December and detailed information is available on the NICE … Read more → – NICE social care quality standard on the care of people with dementia

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Dementia in the general hospital

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Alistair talks about dementia in the general hospital.

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Reducing the use of antipsychotic medication

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Professor Alistair Burns talks about the need to reduce the precribing of antipsychotic medication, and the alternatives available.

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National initiatives

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In this blog Alistair talks about the many national initiatives being run to do with dementia.

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Dementia research

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In his second video blog, National Clinical Director for Dementia Professor Alistair Burns talks about the importance of research into dementia.

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Introduction to the National Dementia Strategy

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Launched in February 2009, the National Dementia Strategy set out a vision for transforming dementia services with the aim of achieving better awareness of dementia, early diagnosis and high quality treatment at whatever stage of the illness and in whatever … Read more → – Introduction to the National Dementia Strategy

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