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explain why the abilities and needs of an individual with dementia may fluctuate.
explain why the abilities and needs of an individual with dementia may fluctuate: - changes to the physical environment eg moving home, starting at a day centre; changes to the social environment eg changes in carers, [ loss of family or friends and social isolation, bereavement; changes to the emotional environment eg carers become stressed, experience of abuse; personal changes – changes in
treatment, changes in medication, and changes in physical condition eg bacteria or viral infections, vascular changes, rapidity of onset of dementia. ]
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