G C Wenger

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The experience of caring for older people with dementia in a rural area: using services
    G C Wenger
    Centre for Social Policy Research and Development, Institute for Medical and Social Care Research, University of Wales, Bangor, UK
    Aging Ment Health 6:30-8. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Using network variation in practice: identification of support network type
    G Clare Wenger
    Centre for Social Policy Research and Development, Institute of Medical and Social Care Research, University of Wales, Bangor, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 10:28-35. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Changes in levels of social isolation and loneliness among older people in a rural area: a twenty-year longitudinal study
    G Clare Wenger
    Centre for Social Policy Research and Development Institute of Medical and Social Care Research, University of Wales, Bangor, UK
    Can J Aging 23:115-27. 2004
  4. pmc The limited utility of the Mini-Mental State Examination in screening people over the age of 75 years for dementia in primary care
    Nia White
    Centre for Social Policy Research and Development, University of Wales, Bangor
    Br J Gen Pract 52:1002-3. 2002

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Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint The experience of caring for older people with dementia in a rural area: using services
    G C Wenger
    Centre for Social Policy Research and Development, Institute for Medical and Social Care Research, University of Wales, Bangor, UK
    Aging Ment Health 6:30-8. 2002
    ..Problems are primarily associated with crisis support and long-term care is accepted reluctantly. It is suggested that community care dementia specialists could play a supporting role for carers...
  2. ncbi request reprint Using network variation in practice: identification of support network type
    G Clare Wenger
    Centre for Social Policy Research and Development, Institute of Medical and Social Care Research, University of Wales, Bangor, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 10:28-35. 2002
    ..The importance of network type for prediction of outcomes is stressed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Changes in levels of social isolation and loneliness among older people in a rural area: a twenty-year longitudinal study
    G Clare Wenger
    Centre for Social Policy Research and Development Institute of Medical and Social Care Research, University of Wales, Bangor, UK
    Can J Aging 23:115-27. 2004
    ..The article discusses which change variables contribute most to levels of isolation and loneliness and result in different combinations of these two outcomes. Implications for policy and practice are discussed...
  4. pmc The limited utility of the Mini-Mental State Examination in screening people over the age of 75 years for dementia in primary care
    Nia White
    Centre for Social Policy Research and Development, University of Wales, Bangor
    Br J Gen Pract 52:1002-3. 2002
    ..These results, with an 86% false-positive rate, raise concerns regarding the utility of the MMSE as a screening instrument for dementia in primary care...