The dimensions of insight in people with dementia.

@article{Howorth2003TheDO,
  title={The dimensions of insight in people with dementia.},
  author={Peter H Howorth and Joel R. Saper},
  journal={Aging & mental health},
  year={2003},
  volume={7 2},
  pages={113-22}
}
This study aims to characterize the factors determining the retention or loss of insight in dementia through: (i). a comparison of assessment procedures previously used to quantify loss of insight and (ii). a qualitative analysis of interviews with patients and carers. Semi-structured interviews were carried out with thirty-two people with dementia and their carers, which incorporated assessments via clinical interview, discrepancy ratings between patient and carer on an Activities of Daily… CONTINUE READING

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