Mental Health MH29, 2018 – 2021

Meeting the Needs of Dementia Patients with severe behavioural difficulties (RECAGE)

To assess the effectiveness of an intervention, the special medical care unit (SCU-B), for patients wiht Behavioural and Psychological symptoms of Dementia (BPSD) tha, albeit already implemented in some European countreis, is not widespread and has not been sufficiently studied so far, although it seems to be promising for its short-term efficacy (alleviating BPSD and improving quality of life of patients with Dementia) and possibly for its long term efficacy.

Carlo Alberto Defanti
Carla Finocchiaro

Funding organisations

  • Mental Health MH29
  • Belgium, Germany, Greece, Italy, France, Netherlands
  • 2018 – 2021