The Implementation of guidelines for nurses and GP’s treating people with dementia in nursing homes as a non-pharmacological intervention to improve residents' QoL

Herbert Mayer, Cornelia Krüger, Daniela Hardenacke, Margareta Halek, Gertrund Bureick, Stefan Wilm & Sabine Bartholomeyczik
Purpose: Challenging behaviour of people with dementia in nursing homes constitutes the most difficult situation for nurses, caregivers and physicians. Often it is treated with psychotropic drugs which are not helpful nor evidence based. The ongoing study aims at improving residents' QoL through[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]