Is the DSM-5 change in dementia labeling perilous for research?


Language choices matter. In 2009, Garand, Lingler, Conner, and Dew published an article in this journal examining the stigma associated with the diagnostic term dementia and the possible eff ects of that stigma on individuals’ willingness to participate in clinical research. In 2013, the American Psychological Association (APA, 2013) replaced the diagnostic… (More)
DOI: 10.3928/19404921-20140328-01


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