Hospital nurse knowledge of and approach to dementia care.

@article{Lin2012HospitalNK,
  title={Hospital nurse knowledge of and approach to dementia care.},
  author={Pei-Chao Lin and Mei-Hui Hsieh and Li-Chan Lin},
  journal={The journal of nursing research : JNR},
  year={2012},
  volume={20 3},
  pages={
          197-207
        }
}
BACKGROUND : The U.K. Department of Health recently proposed an international dementia strategy to enhance the quality of dementia care in acute hospital care settings. To implement such a strategy, it is necessary to first assess whether nurses have the knowledge and person-centered approach essential to enhancing hospital-based dementia care quality. PURPOSE : The purpose of this study was to evaluate hospital nurse knowledge of and approach toward dementia care and to explore the… CONTINUE READING
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