Planning for Dementia Care in Ireland: Conference Proceedings [of the] National Council on Ageing and Older People: Friday 4th June, 1999, Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/559396
Title:
Planning for Dementia Care in Ireland: Conference Proceedings [of the] National Council on Ageing and Older People: Friday 4th June, 1999, Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin.
Authors:
National Council on Ageing and Older People (NCAOP)
Citation:
National Council on Ageing and Older People. 1995. .Planning for Dementia Care in Ireland: Conference Proceedings [of the] National Council on Ageing and Older People: Friday 4th June, 1999, Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin. Dublin: National Council on Ageing and Older People.
Publisher:
National Council on Ageing and Older People (NCAOP)
Issue Date:
4-Jun-1999
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/559396
Item Type:
Conference Presentation
Language:
en
Description:
Early diagnosis is critical for people with dementia. It facilitates more timely and, therefore, more effective community care intervention leading to less crisis management for people with dementia. To encourage and facilitate early diagnosis, information and training should be provided to general practitioners and public health nurses through opportunistic or targeted assessment using tools sensitive to the detection of dementia in primary care. Early diagnosis would be facilitated by rhe launch of a public information campaign designed ro raise awareness of dementia among the general public.
Keywords:
DEMENTIA; PUBLIC HEALTH; GENERAL PRACTITIONER; DIAGNOSIS
Series/Report no.:
NCAOP Report; 56
ISBN:
1900378140

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dc.contributor.authorNational Council on Ageing and Older People (NCAOP)en
dc.date.accessioned2015-07-09T16:15:19Zen
dc.date.available2015-07-09T16:15:19Zen
dc.date.issued1999-06-04en
dc.identifier.citationNational Council on Ageing and Older People. 1995. .Planning for Dementia Care in Ireland: Conference Proceedings [of the] National Council on Ageing and Older People: Friday 4th June, 1999, Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin. Dublin: National Council on Ageing and Older People.en
dc.identifier.isbn1900378140en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/559396en
dc.descriptionEarly diagnosis is critical for people with dementia. It facilitates more timely and, therefore, more effective community care intervention leading to less crisis management for people with dementia. To encourage and facilitate early diagnosis, information and training should be provided to general practitioners and public health nurses through opportunistic or targeted assessment using tools sensitive to the detection of dementia in primary care. Early diagnosis would be facilitated by rhe launch of a public information campaign designed ro raise awareness of dementia among the general public.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherNational Council on Ageing and Older People (NCAOP)en
dc.relation.ispartofseriesNCAOP Reporten
dc.relation.ispartofseries56en
dc.subjectDEMENTIAen
dc.subjectPUBLIC HEALTHen
dc.subjectGENERAL PRACTITIONERen
dc.subjectDIAGNOSISen
dc.titlePlanning for Dementia Care in Ireland: Conference Proceedings [of the] National Council on Ageing and Older People: Friday 4th June, 1999, Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin.en
dc.typeConference Presentationen
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