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Dementia: international comparisons

Knapp, Martin ORCID: 0000-0003-1427-0215, Comas-Herrera, Adelina, Somani, Ami and Banerjee, Sube (2007) Dementia: international comparisons. . Personal Social Services Research Unit, London, UK.

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Taking England as the reference, and looking at a number of other high-income countries, comparisons have been made in relation to: demography; attitudes towards dementia; approaches to diagnosis of dementia; funding arrangements and availability; range and balance of services (including long-term care and nursing home provision), interventions and therapies; role of informal care givers; role of voluntary sector and government services; programmes/services in place especially for older people.

Item Type: Monograph (Discussion Paper)
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Additional Information: © 2007 Personal Social Services Research Unit
Divisions: Social Policy
Personal Social Services Research Unit
Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
Date Deposited: 20 Feb 2008
Last Modified: 09 Feb 2021 00:24

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