Overview for results

Barriers and facilitators to implementing Dementia Care Mapping™

The EPIC trial is a large multi-centre trial led by Professor Claire Surr at Leeds Beckett University that aimed to gain definitive evidence about the effectiveness and cost effectiveness of Dementia Care Mapping™ (DCM™) in reducing distressing behaviours such as agitation in care home residents. New results from the study outlines the barriers and facilitators to implementing DCM™ in care homes. These results are now available and free to access online.

Written by Lakshini Mendis on Tuesday February 12, 2019
Tags: research, results, leeds, carehomeresearch, dementia