Source: BMJ Open
Date of publication: June 2017
Publication type: Journal Article
In a nutshell: Many people with dementia die in nursing homes, but quality of care may be suboptimal. The article discusses a theory-driven ‘Compassion Intervention’ to enhance end-of-life care in advanced dementia. The Intervention prompted improvements in advance care planning, pain management and person-centred care.
Length of publication: 16 pages