Learning Disability and Dementia - A Review of Recent Literature

ROBERT JENKINS, Ruth Northway, Penelope Llewellyn, Rachel Davies, I Sardi

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People with learning disabilities are living longer and are therefore increasingly developing age related conditions. Dementia is particularly prevalent amongst people with Down syndrome. The diagnosis and management of dementia in the learning disabled population raises a number of challenges for services.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherUniversity of Glamorgan
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2008


  • learning disabilities
  • dementia


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