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    • Sedative load of medications prescribed for older people with dementia in care homes 

      Parsons, Carole; Haydock, Jane; Mathie, Elspeth; Baron, Natasha; Machen, Ina; Stevenson, Elizabeth; Amador, Sarah et al. (2011-09-30)
      Abstract Background The objective of this study was to determine the sedative load and use of sedative and psychotropic medications among older people with dementia living in (residential) care homes. Methods Medication ...
    • Talking about living and dying with the oldest old: public involvement in a study on end of life care in care homes. 

      Goodman, Claire; Mathie, Elspeth; Cowe, Marion; Mendoza, Alex; Westwood, Daphne; Munday, Diane; Wilson, Patricia M. et al. (2011-11-23)
      Abstract Background Public involvement in research on sensitive subjects, such as death and dying, can help to ensure that questions are framed to reflect the interests of their peers, develop a shared understanding of ...