Trauma-informed approach to managing behaviour in dementia

Lewington, Kate, Berragan, Elizabeth ORCID: 0000-0002-3345-6341 and Kuruvilla, Tarun (2024) Trauma-informed approach to managing behaviour in dementia. Progress in Neurology and Psychiatry, 28 (2). pp. 19-22. doi:10.1002/pnp.833

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Causes of behaviour that challenge in dementia are often thought to be due to reversible factors, such as a urine infection or disrupted sleep-wake cycle. In this review, the authors consider a definition of behaviour that challenges commonly cited causes and management models. Finally, recommendations for an alternative view and subsequent approach to managing behaviour that challenges are suggested.

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Article Type: Article
Additional Information: The published article is freely available from the publisher's website via Related URLs: Publisher below. This article is based on Kate Lewington’s PhD study supervised by Dr Berragan and Professor Kuruvilla with the University of Gloucestershire.
Uncontrolled Keywords: Dementia; Challenging behaviour; Causal factors
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Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
R Medicine > RT Nursing
R Medicine > RZ Other systems of medicine
Divisions: Schools and Research Institutes > School of Health and Social Care
Research Priority Areas: Health, Life Sciences, Sport and Wellbeing
Depositing User: Liz Berragan
Date Deposited: 22 May 2024 11:25
Last Modified: 12 Jun 2024 09:15

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