Addressing incontinence for people with dementia living at home: a documentary analysis of local English community nursing service continence policies and clinical guidance.

@article{Drennan2013AddressingIF,
  title={Addressing incontinence for people with dementia living at home: a documentary analysis of local English community nursing service continence policies and clinical guidance.},
  author={Vari M Drennan and Caroline Norrie and Laura Cole and Sheila M. Donovan},
  journal={Journal of clinical nursing},
  year={2013},
  volume={22 3-4},
  pages={339-46}
}
AIM AND OBJECTIVES To establish whether the problems and issues experienced by people with dementia living at home and their carers were addressed in the clinical guidance for continence management for community nursing services in England. BACKGROUND Internationally, the numbers of people with dementia are rising. Managing incontinence is a significant issue as the presence of incontinence is one of the triggers for people with dementia to move their residence to a care home. People with… CONTINUE READING
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