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Sep
2007

Although Behavioral and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia (BPSD) increase with increasing dementia severity, and institutionalization of an individual with dementia is often caused by behavioral symptoms, relatively few studies have explored the prevalence of BPSD in nursing homes.
To study the prevalence and correlates of agitation in residents with dementia, in Norwegian nursing homes.
This study has taken place in dementia wards in four Norwegian nursing homes.
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