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Care given to dementia patients 'dehumanising'

16th June 2009

The All-Party Parliamentary Group on Dementia has called the care of some dementia patients "dehumanising".

The report said their fourth month enquiry showed in some instances staff were impolite and uncaring towards patients. Jeremy Wright, chairman of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Dementia, said: "It is deeply disturbing that the UK is not equipped to deliver high quality dementia care."

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Article Information

Title: Care given to dementia patients 'dehumanising'
Author: Jess Laurence
Article Id: 11777
Date Added: 16th Jun 2009


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