Tizard Learning Disability Review: Volume 8 Issue 4

Practice, management, research and innovation


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Adults with Down's Syndrome and Alzheimer's Disease

Sharna McQuillan, Sunny Kalsy, Jan Oyebode, Dave Millichap, Chris Oliver, Scott Hall

Adults with Down's Syndrome are at risk of developing Alzheimer's disease in later life. This paper gives an overview of the current research in the area and discusses the…

Transition: The Experiences of Young People with Learning Disabilities and their Families in England

Linda Ward, Pauline Heslop, Robina Mallett, Ken Simons

Transition to adulthood can be a difficult time for all young people and their families, but young people with learning disabilities face additional stresses. Transition for young…

Developing and Evaluating Personal Health Records for Adults with Learning Disabilities

Vicky Turk, Sarah Burchell

This article argues for the introduction of patient‐held health care records for people with learning disabilities. The evidence reviewed demonstrates that people with learning…

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