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BACKGROUND One in three adults, most of whom are living in a care home at the time, dies with dementia. Their end-of-life is often in hospital, where they may experience uncomfortable interventions without known benefit and die rapidly with uncontrolled pain and comfort needs. This study aimed to improve end-of-life care for people with dementia in a care(More)
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study is to examine barriers and facilitators to care home staff delivering improved end-of-life care for people with dementia. METHOD Individual qualitative interviews of 58 staff in a 120-bed nursing home where the staff and the residents' religion differed were carried out. Interviews continued until a maximum variation sample(More)
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