Hospitals can be disorientating and frightening for someone with dementia, but there is a lot that can be done to make their stay easier to manage.
Dementia cannot be cured but there are treatments and support that can help someone live well with the condition. This page looks at the different types of treatments that can help someone with their symptoms.
Research project: ABCD study: Anticholinergics, Benzodiazepines, Cognition and Dementia
It is very common for people with dementia to experience behavioural and psychological symptoms such as aggression and agitation. Find out how anti-psychotic drugs can treat these symptoms.
Find out what we think about antipsychotic drugs and how they relate to the needs of people affected by dementia.