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dc.contributor.authorAndrews, Juneen_UK
dc.date.accessioned2016-12-22T22:24:48Z-
dc.date.available2016-12-22T22:24:48Z-
dc.date.issued2015-03-16en_UK
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1893/23489-
dc.description.abstractFirst paragraph: People with dementia go into emergency hospitals more often than the rest of the population even though these hospitals are run as if every patient has perfect intellectual function. An acute hospital is like a meat grinder for people with dementia – it chews them up and spits them out – so it is worth both avoiding admission in the first place, and learning how to support someone if admission is really necessary.  Access the Conversation article at https://theconversation.com/why-hospitals-are-dangerous-for-people-with-dementia-and-why-its-up-to-families-to-help-38738en_UK
dc.language.isoenen_UK
dc.publisherThe Conversation Trusten_UK
dc.relationAndrews J (2015) Why hospitals are dangerous for people with dementia – and why it’s up to families to help, The Conversation, 16.03.2015.en_UK
dc.rightsThe Conversation uses a Creative Commons Attribution NoDerivatives licence. You can republish their articles for free, online or in print. Licence information is available at: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/4.0/en_UK
dc.titleWhy hospitals are dangerous for people with dementia – and why it’s up to families to helpen_UK
dc.typeNewspaper/Magazine Articleen_UK
dc.citation.jtitleThe Conversationen_UK
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dc.citation.publicationstatusPublisheden_UK
dc.type.statusVoR - Version of Recorden_UK
dc.identifier.urlhttps://theconversation.com/why-hospitals-are-dangerous-for-people-with-dementia-and-why-its-up-to-families-to-help-38738en_UK
dc.author.emailjune.andrews@stir.ac.uken_UK
dc.citation.conferencelocationLondonen_UK
dc.citation.date16/03/2015en_UK
dc.publisher.addressLondonen_UK
dc.contributor.affiliationDementia Studiesen_UK
dc.identifier.wtid561013en_UK
dc.date.firstcompliantdepositdate2016-07-01en_UK
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