'We didn't know it would get that bad': South Asian experiences of dementia and the service response.

@article{Bowes2003WeDK,
  title={'We didn't know it would get that bad': South Asian experiences of dementia and the service response.},
  author={Alison Bowes and Heather L Wilkinson},
  journal={Health & social care in the community},
  year={2003},
  volume={11 5},
  pages={387-96}
}
The aim of the present paper was to examine some views and experiences of dementia among older South Asian people, as well as their families and carers, and to explore central issues of service support. Data were collected in Scotland through interviews with 11 professionals working with South Asian people with dementia, and four case studies of South Asian people with a diagnosis of dementia, as well as their families and carers. The case studies demonstrated overwhelmingly negative… CONTINUE READING

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