Received: 19 October 2017
Accepted: 27 February 2018
First Online: 2 March 2018
Ethical approval and consent to participate
: Ethical approval was gained from the University of Exeter’s Research Ethics Committee n June 2016 (Ref Jun16/B/094). Participants were given full explanation of the purpose of the study, confidentiality and anonymity were assured and written informed consent was obtained prior to each interview. All participants (people with dementia and carers) gave individual written consent to take part in the study.
: All participants gave consent for their data to be used in the study. They were informed that all quotes and data would be anonymised so that they were not identifiable.
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