Dementia Care, Practice and Awareness
Dementia is a predominant disorder that affects a greater number of people around the world. Diagnosis of the patient with Dementia frightens the person affected by the syndrome, their family members and caretakers. A better understanding of public awareness of Dementia aids more effective health and social policies. Dementia patients need assistance and full-time care as much as drugs. Some common care practices in Dementia are assistance in food and fluid consumption, pain management, social engagement ensuring safety and security of Dementia patients. The main aim of care practices is to ensure cut in hospitalization and psychotropic drugs. Understanding patient’s mood changes, particular behaviour, speech problems and help in rectifying them. Dementia patients need end of life care, so qualified nursing staff is needed. Few care practices which are used are indoor and outdoor activities, visual and audio stimulation, Art therapy. Care practices in Dementia have been critical to engage in International Dementia meetings. In order to evolve in Dementia care, world gathering and genuine talks on Dementia care are required. The Dementia conference discusses public awareness as well as care practices to achieve a higher rate of early diagnosis and to decrease the distress among the patient, family and caregivers.