This research paper looks at the effect of a twelve-month individually tailored multifactorial, interdisciplinary intervention targeting frailty, compared with usual care. The intervention reduced phenotypically defined frailty (weakness, slowness, and low energy expenditure) and improved mobility.
The National Dementia Strategy for England (NDSE), the first of its kind in England, came to end in April this year.
The 1000 lives campaign. Improving Care, delivering quality. How to guide no. 15; Improving Dementia Care
This guide to improving dementia care, part of the 1000 lives campaign by NHS Wales, provides guidance on the achievement of several drivers to improve the quality of life and care for people with dementia.
The Design Resource Centre provides access to selected resources for those interested in creating the best possible environment for people with dementia.
This page describes the RCN’s five principles for dementia care, SPACE, and provides links to some accompanying resources to support the implementation of these – a how to guide and film.
This paper from the Institute of Public Care examines the need for a coordinated approach to prevention and early intervention. It also looks at predictive modelling of those who are most likely to need hospital admission or care home admission.