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Younger onset dementia: an overview of service and research issues

Journal Article


Abstract


  • AIMS: Younger onset dementia (YOD) is any form of dementia that

    occurs in those\65 years and includes people with early onset Alzheimer’s

    disease, vascular dementia, fronto-temporal dementia and

    dementia associated with other conditions such as Huntington’s disease,

    Down syndrome, HIV/AIDs dementia, alcohol related dementia

    and other rare neurological conditions. The focus of the literature

    review was to examine the service needs of people with YOD and to

    provide a guide to service design and development.

Publication Date


  • 2014

Citation


  • J. E. Sansoni, C. Duncan, P. Grootemaat, A. Westera, J. Capell & P. Samsa, "Younger onset dementia: an overview of service and research issues", Quality of Life Research 23 1 Supplement - October 2014 (2014) 92-92.

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/ahsri/643

Number Of Pages


  • 0

Start Page


  • 92

End Page


  • 92

Volume


  • 23

Issue


  • 1 Supplement - October 2014

Place Of Publication


  • Netherlands

Abstract


  • AIMS: Younger onset dementia (YOD) is any form of dementia that

    occurs in those\65 years and includes people with early onset Alzheimer’s

    disease, vascular dementia, fronto-temporal dementia and

    dementia associated with other conditions such as Huntington’s disease,

    Down syndrome, HIV/AIDs dementia, alcohol related dementia

    and other rare neurological conditions. The focus of the literature

    review was to examine the service needs of people with YOD and to

    provide a guide to service design and development.

Publication Date


  • 2014

Citation


  • J. E. Sansoni, C. Duncan, P. Grootemaat, A. Westera, J. Capell & P. Samsa, "Younger onset dementia: an overview of service and research issues", Quality of Life Research 23 1 Supplement - October 2014 (2014) 92-92.

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/ahsri/643

Number Of Pages


  • 0

Start Page


  • 92

End Page


  • 92

Volume


  • 23

Issue


  • 1 Supplement - October 2014

Place Of Publication


  • Netherlands