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Neil Small, Katherine Froggatt, and Murna Downs

Print publication date: 2007

Print ISBN-13: 9780198566878

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198566878.001.0001

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The system world: developments in service provision

The system world: developments in service provision

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Living and Dying with Dementia
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Neil Small (Contributor Webpage)

Katherine Froggatt (Contributor Webpage)

Murna Downs (Contributor Webpage)

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198566878.003.0003

This chapter discusses the way in which the system world attempts to meet people's needs when living and dying with dementia. It looks at a number of models of service provision that have been developed in response to the perceived inevitability of the physical and cognitive decline that accompanies dementia. The chapter also provides an account of care for people with dementia, including that provided by clinical medicine and person-centred care.

Keywords:   system world, dementia, service provision, cognitive decline, clinical medicine, person-centred care

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