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A flooded with dementia patients in care crisis flooded – Express.co.uk

06:52 EDT 17 May 2018 | Life Sciences Health

Express.co.ukA flooded with dementia patients in care crisis floodedExpress.co.ukAlzheimer's Society blames the crisis on a creaking system that has seen Britain's carers poorly trained and not given enough time to look after rising numbers living with the incurable illness. The charity's chief executive Jeremy Hughes said ...A&E dementia admissions soar due to 'threadbare' social careOnMedicaThousands of dementia patients forced into A&E as experts blast cuts to social care for 70% surge in admissionsThe SunAntipsychotic medicines prescribed 'inappropriately' for people living with dementiaITV NewsPoliticsHome.com -The Independent -BBC News -Mirror.co.ukall 12 news articles

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