Interface between dementia and mental health

The Mental Health Foundation has published The interface between dementia and mental health: an evidence review.

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This review was carried out to explore the extent that people living with dementia have co-existing mental health problems.  The main finding of this review is that comorbidities are underdiagnosed in people living with dementia, not extensively researched and therefore not understood fully.  The review makes a number of recommendations at policy, organisation and programme level.

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