Knapp, Martin, Comas-Herrera, Adelina, Somani, Ami and Banerjee, Sube (2007) Dementia: international comparisons. 2418. 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)|
|Additional Information:||© 2007 Personal Social Services Research Unit|
|Library of Congress subject classification:||R Medicine > R Medicine (General)|
|Sets:||Departments > Social Policy
Research centres and groups > Personal Social Services Research Unit (PSSRU)
Research centres and groups > BIOS (Centre for the Study of Bioscience, Biomedicine, Biotechnology and Society)
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