In this blog for our #dementiaspotlight series, Carrie Jackson looks at social living models, innovations in supported care in the community, that might help people with dementia to live well at home.
Category Archives: Mental & Neurological
This blog summarises a series of Cochrane reviews describing a structured questionnaire, the IQCODE, that is used to help identify possible dementia
In a blog for our #dementiaspotlight series, researchers share differing views on the evidence for cerebrolysin as a treatment for vascular dementia
Sarah Chapman looks at the state of the evidence on interventions that night help carers of people with dementia and talks to Justine about her experience
Jenny McCleery, Consultant Psychiatrist and Joint Co-ordinating Editor of Cochrane Dementia and Cognitive Improvement Group, looks at the latest Cochrane evidence on creative arts therapies for people with dementia
Geriatrician Kit Byatt considers the state of the evidence on drug withdrawal in people with dementia
In this blog for our dementia series, nurse Helen Cowan reflects on Cochrane evidence on rivastigmine and the use of this drug in practice.
For our series Dementia in the Spotlight, Wendy Mitchell, who has young onset dementia, writes about taking part in dementia research and being valued again
Sarah Chapman introduces Dementia in the Spotlight (#dementiaspotlight), Cochrane UK’s special series on dementia evidence and experience Dementia is...
Richard Lehman blogs about Cervante's much-loved story of Don Quixote and Cochrane evidence on treatments for delusional disorder
Early diagnosis of dementia is a national priority but how accurately can it be identified?
Reducing fatigue was identified as a priority for MS research. A new Cochrane evidence has looked at whether exercise can help