How can you support an older patient with anxiety and depression?
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How can you support an older patient with anxiety and depression?

Gayle Madden Admiral Nurse professional and practice development facilitator (Midlands), Dementia UK

Supportive interventions for people with dementia, and their families and carers

Anxiety is a natural human response to stress and can be experienced in many different ways. However, feelings of unease or fear can become so intense they can be difficult to control and can affect day-to-day life.

Nursing Older People. 30, 6, 23-23. doi: 10.7748/nop.30.6.23.s16

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