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Improving medicine concordance in a patient with Parkinson’s and dementia: a case study

Parkinson’s is a progressive neurological condition and can lead to Parkinson’s dementia

Managing malnutrition in older adults in the community during the COVID-19 pandemic

Care interventions for older adults in the community to identify malnutrition risk

Benefits of medicines optimisation for older people living with frailty

A case study of polypharmacy involving an older person living with frailty

Effective mouth care for older people living in nursing homes

The reasons why oral health can deteriorate in nursing home residents and potential effects

Identifying and treating sepsis in older people: a quality improvement project in Texas

Sepsis training for hospital and nursing home staff can reduce sepsis mortality

Developing a support group for carers of people living with dementia

A dementia nurse specialist who ran an educational support group for carers reflects on it

Fast-track training of temporary healthcare support workers to supplement hospital...

How a Scottish health board trained and redeployed staff to work as temporary healthcare...

Palliative and end of life care for people with advanced dementia

The status and direction of palliative care for people with dementia

Using virtual care interventions for hospitalised older people with dementia

Using iPads can help patients connect with family and take part in person-centred activities

How to support the inclusion in research of older people who lack capacity to consent

Support for nurses to ensure that older people who lack capacity can participate in research

COVID-19: the experiences of a frailty specialist community rapid response team

Changes made to service delivery by a team caring for older people living with frailty

Learning and leadership in advanced dementia care

Evidence about leadership skills and competencies needed in advanced dementia care is scant

A survey of nurses involved in assessing the eligibility of older people for NHS...

Why you should read this article: • To gain insight into the complexity of NHS continuing...

Dignity, well-being and identity: a qualitative study of older people’s interpretations...

An analysis of interviews with ten community-dwelling older people

Meaningful activity in advanced dementia

Evidence-informed, creative interventions for people living with advanced dementia

Developing a dementia care leaders’ toolkit for older patients with cognitive impairment

Improving hospital care for older patients with cognitive impairment, including dementia and...

How can identifying and grading frailty help in acute and community settings?

Designing bespoke services for individuals with frailty in the community and hospital
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Improving the provision of nutritional care for people living with dementia in care...

How care home staff can improve nutritional care for people living with dementia