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Designing the "Perfect Day" Service around People Living with Dementia

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Designing the "Perfect Day" Service around People Living with Dementia. / Rodgers, Paul Anthony.

Designing Around People : CWUAAT 2016. ed. / Pat Langdon; Jonathan Lazar; Ann Heylighen; Hua Dong. Cham : Springer, 2016. p. 97-106.

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Harvard

Rodgers, PA 2016, Designing the "Perfect Day" Service around People Living with Dementia. in P Langdon, J Lazar, A Heylighen & H Dong (eds), Designing Around People : CWUAAT 2016. Springer, Cham, pp. 97-106.

APA

Rodgers, P. A. (2016). Designing the "Perfect Day" Service around People Living with Dementia. In P. Langdon, J. Lazar, A. Heylighen, & H. Dong (Eds.), Designing Around People : CWUAAT 2016 (pp. 97-106). Springer.

Vancouver

Rodgers PA. Designing the "Perfect Day" Service around People Living with Dementia. In Langdon P, Lazar J, Heylighen A, Dong H, editors, Designing Around People : CWUAAT 2016. Cham: Springer. 2016. p. 97-106

Author

Rodgers, Paul Anthony. / Designing the "Perfect Day" Service around People Living with Dementia. Designing Around People : CWUAAT 2016. editor / Pat Langdon ; Jonathan Lazar ; Ann Heylighen ; Hua Dong. Cham : Springer, 2016. pp. 97-106

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