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July 25 2022
Patients living with dementia are often considered a ‘high risk’ despite being able to care for themselves.
Key action points
Don’t assume people living with dementia can’t manage themselves. Many actually live alone
Don’t be risk averse as it creates other problems
Keeping someone in bed or in a chair all day is going to lead to complications
It’s all about the pad 2
He’s got a buzzer
Deliberate? I don’t think so
A quick wash
How not to ask a question
Improving the quality and humanity of hospital care for people living with dementia.