A qualitative study of older and middle-aged adults' perception and attitudes towards dementia and dementia risk reduction.

@article{Kim2015AQS,
  title={A qualitative study of older and middle-aged adults' perception and attitudes towards dementia and dementia risk reduction.},
  author={Sarang Kim and K. Sargent-Cox and K. Anstey},
  journal={Journal of advanced nursing},
  year={2015},
  volume={71 7},
  pages={
          1694-703
        }
}
  • Sarang Kim, K. Sargent-Cox, K. Anstey
  • Published 2015
  • Medicine
  • Journal of advanced nursing
  • AIM To investigate perceptions of dementia and dementia risk reduction held by people without dementia. BACKGROUND Dementia does not only affect individuals with dementia, but also has an impact on family and friends, society and healthcare professionals. Recent research has identified modifiable risk and protective factors for dementia. However, it is unclear what knowledge people without dementia have about these risk factors and their attitudes towards addressing these risk factors to… CONTINUE READING
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