Staff attitudes towards sexual relationships among institutionalized people with dementia: does an extreme cautionary stance predominate?

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BACKGROUND This study explores whether staff perceptions and reactions to sexual situations involving one or two persons with dementia (PWD) reflect an extreme cautionary stance (an overprotective and paternalist style) or a person-centered model of care (focusing on understanding the residents' perspective and their rights). METHOD Fifty-three staff… (More)
DOI: 10.1017/S1041610213002342

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@article{Villar2014StaffAT, title={Staff attitudes towards sexual relationships among institutionalized people with dementia: does an extreme cautionary stance predominate?}, author={Feliciano Villar and Montserrat Celdr{\'a}n and Josep Fab{\`a} and Rodrigo Serrat}, journal={International psychogeriatrics}, year={2014}, volume={26 3}, pages={403-12} }