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Environmental enhancements in dementia care facilities

Environmental enhancements in dementia care facilities

This project reviews McCormick Home’s overseeing of the administration of funds allocated by the Southwest Local Health Integration Network toward environmental or structural enhancements to improve dementia care in participating long-term care homes.


Therapeutic Gardening – Phase 2

Therapeutic Gardening – Phase 2

This study explores the therapeutic gardening experiences of persons with dementia and their perspectives on the senses and emotions elicited in the gardening process that may contribute to improvements in mood and enhanced wellbeing.


Agitation and Aggression – Standardizing care for neuropsychiatric symptoms and quality of life in people with dementia

Agitation and Aggression – Standardizing care for neuropsychiatric symptoms and quality of life in people with dementia

There is a wide variation in how agitation and aggression are treated in patients with dementia, and there is often a problem of polypharmacy. This study reviews an integrated care pathway for managing agitation and aggression beyond standard care practices.



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