Ban BPSD – In The News – August 2018

Why are nursing homes drugging dementia patients without their consent?

UTIs Cause Unusual Behavioural Symptoms in Elders

Aged-care homes’ drug use slammed as ‘elder abuse’

Appropriate Medication is a Key Element of High Quality Aged Care

Non-drug approaches lead to ‘massive decreases’ in BPSD

Survey reveals that 61 per cent of aged care residents are being given psychiatric drugs every day

Man creates jelly ‘sweets’ to help his granny with dementia stay hydrated

Pain and delirium in people with dementia in the acute general hospital setting

Peak body says appropriate use of drugs ‘must continue to be a focus’

Challenging behaviour, BPSD and stress and distress: Potato, Po-ta-toe?

People wit Dementia have Other Health Issues Too…

World Health Organisation Adopts Global Action Plan on Dementia

Reinvesting in life is the best prescription

 

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