Sundowning: is it a syndrome?

‘Sundowning’ or ‘Sundown Syndrome’ – a commonly observed tendency for people with dementia to become more confused and agitated around late afternoon to nightfall – has been widely discussed, but with little consensus even as to whether it really is a syndrome. Jan Dewing reviews the literature
Author/s: Jan Dewing

For the full article please see the PDF download linked to the right. The full JDC archive is available if you subscribe.