Dementias: New NICE guidelines recommend telling people about dementia research opportunities

Dementias: New NICE guidelines recommend telling people about dementia research opportunities All people with dementia should be provided with information on research studies they could participate in, according to new guidelines on best practice released by NICE. Professor John O’Brien, NIHR Specialty Lead for Dementia, was a member of the […]

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Dementia and people with learning disabilities: making reasonable adjustments

Dementia and people with learning disabilities: making reasonable adjustments This new report from Public Health England is on improving care for people with dementia and learning disabilities. It is the 17th in a series of reports looking at reasonable adjustments in a specific service area. The aim of these reports is […]

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Reflections on being involved in dementia research as a former carer. A blog by John Thurman

Reflections on being involved in dementia research as a former carer. A blog by John Thurman* During the day between attending a conference with members of the DEMCOM research team, and writing this blog, I visited my sister Catherine in her new care home. Her dementia is severe: she’s lost […]

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