Intellectual disability, challenging behaviour and cost in care accommodation: what are the links?

@article{Knapp2005IntellectualDC,
  title={Intellectual disability, challenging behaviour and cost in care accommodation: what are the links?},
  author={Martin R J Knapp and Adelina Comas-Herrera and Jack Astin and Jennifer K Beecham and Claude Pendaries},
  journal={Health & social care in the community},
  year={2005},
  volume={13 4},
  pages={297-306}
}
The paper examines the links between degree of intellectual disability, challenging behaviour, service utilisation and cost for a group of people with intellectual disabilities living in care accommodation in England. A cross-sectional survey was conducted of people with intellectual disabilities, identified via provider organisations, with supplementary collection of costs data. Multivariate analyses of cost variations were carried out for 930 adults with intellectual disabilities. There were… CONTINUE READING