The relationship between frailty, functional dependence, and healthcare needs among community‐dwelling people with moderate to severe dementia


Source: Health and Social care in the Community

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Date of publication:  07 November 2018

 Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell: This paper examines the healthcare needs of community‐dwelling older people living in Porto, Portugal, diagnosed with moderate or severe dementia, linked to functional dependency, cognitive decline, limitations in the activities of daily life, and frailty levels.

 Length of publication: 12 pages

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