Evaluating dementia knowledge, attitudes, perceived skills and competence following dementia education and training in the Namaste Care program

By Sara Karacsony, Claire Eccleston and Melissa Abela|
2022-03-22T11:22:29+11:00
April 28th, 2022|

Care programs aimed at improving quality of life for older people with dementia in Australian residential aged care facilities (RACF) are limited. Generally, few interventions [...]

Pain management for patients with dementia: Identification and management

By Tess Cooper and Simon Cooper|
2021-12-10T10:45:09+11:00
February 11th, 2022|

The Australian Bureau of Statistics1 reports that in 2018 there were 219,000 Australians with dementia – of which 43% experienced chronic pain that may have [...]

People living with dementia and carers face discrimination due to lack of understanding

By ANMJ Staff|
2021-09-20T15:33:28+10:00
September 20th, 2021|

More than two thirds of people living with dementia expect to face some form of discrimination, new research conducted by Dementia Australia has revealed. Released [...]

Program supports nurses in caring for people with dementia living in aged care or community who experience changed behaviours

By ANMJ Staff|
2020-11-11T08:23:36+11:00
November 2nd, 2020|

Program supports nurses in caring for people with dementia living in aged care or community who experience changed behaviours

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