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2016
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2016
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2016
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2013
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The purpose of this background paper was to present a précis of the policy and clinical framework for end-of-life care within the Australian acute healthcare setting and as interpreted by consumers, clinicians and policy makers in 2013.

2019
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Safe and high-quality care for patients with cognitive impairment or at risk of delirium in acute health services

2016
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Delirium is an acute disturbance of consciousness, attention and cognition that tends to fluctuate during the course of the day.

2016
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Dementia causes progressive cognitive impairment, affecting memory, judgement, language and everyday tasks. Alzheimer’s disease is the most common type of dementia.

2014
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2018
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This infographic is targeted at reducing inappropriate use of antipsychotics. It summarises why this is such an important issue for people with behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD) across multiple healthcare settings.

2020
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This poster outlines four important actions in providing safe, high-quality care for people with cognitive impairment in hospital during COVID-19.

2020
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A literature review to better understand the use of antipsychotic medicines for people aged 65 years and over.

2012
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