Dementia: A NICE-SCIE Guideline on Supporting People With Dementia and Their Carers in Health and Social Care

Review
Leicester (UK): British Psychological Society; 2007.

Excerpt

This guideline has been developed to advise on supporting people with dementia and their carers in health and social care. The guideline recommendations have been developed by a multidisciplinary team of health and social care professionals, a person with dementia, carers and guideline methodologists after careful consideration of the best available evidence. It is intended that the guideline will be useful to practitioners and service commissioners in providing and planning high-quality care for those with dementia while also emphasising the importance of the experience of care for people with dementia and carers.

Publication types

  • Review
  • Practice Guideline

Grant support

Commissioned by the Social Care Institute for Excellence and National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence