Table of Contents

Introduction: a Partnership Approach to Dementia Care / Dementia Care Partnerships: Knowledge, Ownership and Exchange / Developing Partnership in Dementia Care: a Discursive Model of Practice / Western Medicine and Dementia: a Deconstruction / Ethical Dilemmas in Dementia Care / Towards a Partnership in Maintaining Personhood / Communication in Dementia Care: a Partnership Approach / This Is Your Life: Research Paradigms in Dementia Care / Keeping a Distance: the Reactions of Older People in Care Homes to Confused Fellow Residents / the Family Caring Experiences of Married Women in Dementia Care / the Long Goodbye: the Experience of Loss in Husbands Who Care for a Wife with Dementia / the Early Experience of Alzheimer's Disease: Implications for Partnership and Practice / Young-Onset Dementia / Professional Practice with People with Dementia and Their Family Carers: Help or Hindrance? / Developing Partnership in the Work of Community Psychiatric Nurses with Older People with Dementia / Attitudes Towards Dementia Care: Education and Morale in Health-Care Teams / Partnership in Dementia Care: Taking It Forward.

Details

No. of pages:
380
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 1999
Published:
Imprint:
Bailièrre Tindall
Print ISBN:
9780702022784

About the authors

Trevor Adams

Affiliations and Expertise

Lecturer, European Institute of Health and Medical Science, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK

Charlotte Clarke

Affiliations and Expertise

Research Fellow, University of Northumbria at Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK