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The association between physical dependency and the presence of neuropsychiatric symptoms, with the admission of people with dementia to a long-term care institution: A prospective observational cohort study.

Risco, Ester; Cabrera, Esther; Jolley, David; Stephan, Astrid; Karlsson, Staffan LU ; Verbeek, Hilde; Saks, Kai; Hupli, Maija; Sourdet, Sandrine and Zabalegui, Adelaida (2015) In International Journal of Nursing Studies 52(5). p.980-987
Abstract
Dementia is a progressive neurological disorder that causes a high degree of dependency. This dependency has been defined as an increased need for assistance due to deterioration in cognition and physical functioning, and changes in behavior. Highly dependent people with dementia are more likely to be institutionalized.
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International Journal of Nursing Studies
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980 - 987
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1873-491X
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10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2015.02.013
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English
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  abstract     = {Dementia is a progressive neurological disorder that causes a high degree of dependency. This dependency has been defined as an increased need for assistance due to deterioration in cognition and physical functioning, and changes in behavior. Highly dependent people with dementia are more likely to be institutionalized.},
  author       = {Risco, Ester and Cabrera, Esther and Jolley, David and Stephan, Astrid and Karlsson, Staffan and Verbeek, Hilde and Saks, Kai and Hupli, Maija and Sourdet, Sandrine and Zabalegui, Adelaida},
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  series       = {International Journal of Nursing Studies},
  title        = {The association between physical dependency and the presence of neuropsychiatric symptoms, with the admission of people with dementia to a long-term care institution: A prospective observational cohort study.},
  url          = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2015.02.013},
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  year         = {2015},
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