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Year 2020
December 2020

[Journal article] Bridging Biomedical and Person-centered Care Approaches via Namaste Care with Family Participation: An Asian Experience in Advanced Dementia Treatment

29 Dec 2020

Authors: Noorhazlina Ali, Cai Ning Tan, Jasmine Kang, Aik Phon Chew, Caroline Caroline, Mary Lee, Wee Shiong Lim

Published in: OBM Geriatrics 2020;4(4):20; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.2004140

Summary points:

  • We can still deliver quality and holistic care for persons with advanced dementia through Namaste Care program.

  • Namaste Care serves as a bridge between the opposing biomedical-centric and person-centric care approaches.

  • Through caregiver participation in Namaste Care, there is improvement of quality of life for persons with advanced dementia and family bonding.

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