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Making Best Interests Decisions: People and Processes

This research study was about professional practices in best interests decision making under the Mental Capacity Act (MCA), and was carried out in 2010-11, in four contrasting areas of England ..

Author: Val Williams Geraldine Boyle Marcus Jepson Paul Swift Toby Williamson Pauline Heslop
Publication Date: 13 September 2016

Interventions for treating anxiety after stroke (Review)

The primary objective was to assess the effectiveness of psychological, complementary, or alternative therapeutic interventions in treating stroke patients with anxiety disorders or symptoms. The secondary objective was to identify ..

Author: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Publication Date: 23 May 2017

Drug therapy for symptoms associated with anxiety in adult palliative care patients (Review)

To assess the effectiveness of drug therapy for treating symptoms of anxiety in adults with a progressive life-limiting illness who are thought to be in their last year of life.

Author: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Publication Date: 18 May 2017

Psychological therapies for the treatment of anxiety disorders in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (Review)

To assess the effects of psychological therapies for the treatment of anxiety disorders in people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Author: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Publication Date: 21 March 2017

Therapist-supported Internet cognitive behavioural therapy for anxiety disorders in adults (Review)

To assess the effects of therapist-supported Internet CBT (ICBT) on remission of anxiety disorder diagnosis and reduction of anxiety symptoms in adults as compared to waiting list control, unguided CBT, ..

Author: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Publication Date: 12 March 2016

Augmentation of cognitive and behavioural therapies (CBT) with d-cycloserine for anxiety and related disorders (Review)

To assess the effect of DCS augmentation of cognitive and behavioural therapies compared to placebo augmentation of cognitive and behavioural therapies in the treatment of anxiety and related disorders. Additionally, ..

Author: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Publication Date: 10 May 2015

Investigation of the Delirium Observation Screening Scale (DOSS) for the routine detection of delirium in the Care Home Setting: The DOSS Study

Delirium (an acute confusional state) is a common and serious condition that is associated with increased risk of hospital admission, falls, lasting memory problems and death. Individuals suffering from an ..

Author: Elizabeth Teale
Publication Date: 31 October 2014

The Voice of Dementia

The ‘Voice of Dementia’ is a moving film with moments of laughter, sadness and inspiration. It shows people with dementia talking about their lives, their diagnosis and the importance of ..

Author: CLAHRC
Publication Date: 01 January 1970

Alzheimers prescribing

Findings and implications: Cholinesterase inhibitors were effective for severe Alzheimer’s disease These findings are inconsistent with the literature on which NICE guidance was based (due to be updated in 2014) ..

Author: CLAHRC
Publication Date: 01 January 2013

Dementia education and training

Findings and implications In a study of acute hospital settings, all staff groups expressed feeling ill-prepared to care for the complex needs of patients with dementia or cognitive impairment. Training ..

Author: CLAHRC
Publication Date: 01 January 2013