Ethical Issues in Dementia Care

Ethical Issues in Dementia Care

Making Difficult Decisions

eBook - 2006
Rate this:
There are always difficult day to day decisions to be faced when caring for a person with dementia & ndash; from knowing how to deal with wandering to end of life decisions. Many of these decisions are underpinned by value judgments about right and wrong and reflect a particular view of dementia. This book considers these ethical decisions in the context of relationships, treatment, safety and quality of life, offering practical guidance and advice. It draws on the experiences of family carers as well as on existing research and emphasizes the importance of empathy and the need to acknowledge d.
Publisher: London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2006
ISBN: 9781846425585
Characteristics: data file,rda
1 online resource (144 pages)
Additional Contributors: Baldwin, Clive 1962-


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further


Subject Headings


Find it at SPL

To Top