Person-centred dementia care

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In the latest editorial of Aging & Mental Health,  Myrra Vernooij-Dassen & Esme Moniz-Cook argue that person-centred care should not only be directed at compensating for what people with dementia cannot do, but also at facilitating their interests, pleasure and use of their capacities.

 

Full reference :Myrra Vernooij-Dassen & Esme Moniz-Cook (2016): Personcentred dementia care: moving beyond caregiving, Aging & Mental HealthDOI: 10.1080/13607863.2016.1154017

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