Evaluation in Dementia Care Paperback / softback
Edited by Anthea Innes, Louise McCabe
This authoritative collection sets out the critical role and application of evaluation in identifying and developing good practice in a range of dementia care settings. The contributors discuss the evaluation of care at different levels and in various settings, particularly long stay care, covering evaluation methods, ethics, use of technology and the user's role in the evaluation process itself.
Their contributions on evaluating aspects of dementia care ranging from life story work and environmental considerations to medication and dementia care mapping is a useful basis for the discussion of future challenges in evaluation of dementia care. Practical and theoretical, this wide-ranging text is essential reading for dementia care practitioners at all levels, as well as students and researchers interested in dementia care practice.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 272 pages
- Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
- Publication Date: 15/09/2006
- Category: Care of the elderly
- ISBN: 9781843104292