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    Unit 13. Dementia Awareness Explain what is meant by the term 'Dementia'. Dementia, meaning “deprived of mind” is a serious cognitive disorder, It is the result of a unique global brain injury or progressive disease, resulting in long-term damage or disease in the body beyond what might be e
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    N/SVQ/unit______________________________________ Candidate’s Name: _____________________________ Assessor’s Name:_________________________________ Use this form to record details of activities (tick as appropriate) Observation by your assessor Self-reflection accounts Oral question
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    DEMENTIA AWARNESS 1.Understand what dementia is 1.1 Explain what is meant by the term 'dementia' A syndrome due to disease of the brain, usually of a chronic progressive nature in which there are multiple disturbances of higher cognitive function. These include impairment of memory, thinking and or
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  • Ncfe Principles of Dementia Care Level 2
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  • Unit 4222-237 Dementia Awareness (DEM 201)
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    DEMENTIA AWARENESS Explain what is meant by the term Dementia The term 'dementia' describes a set of symptoms which include loss of memory, mood changes, processing information and problems with communication and reasoning. These symptoms occur when the brain is damaged by certain...
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    OUTCOME 1 - UNDERSTAND WHAT DEMENTIA IS. 1. Explain what is meant by the term 'Dementia' The term 'dementia' describes a set of symptoms which include loss of memory, mood changes, and problems with communication and reasoning. These symptoms occur when the brain is damaged by certain...
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  • Dementia in UK
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