This 3 hour interactive course discusses the signs symptoms diagnosis and treatment of Lewy body dementia. It then turns to the important role that those providing nursing care to promote quality of life in those with Lewy body dementia.
Nurses aged care workers
Participants will learn about the pathophysiology and risk factors of Lewy body dementia. The course includes discussion of the clinical symptoms and diagnostic criteria before detailing the options for nursing interventions and management of people with Lewy body dementia.
A thorough understanding of nursing interventions and care management of people with Lewy body contributes to improved patient care and comfort of patients.