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Table 1 Care activities in the mapping system with newly added or; removed activities and refined description of activities

From: Dementia care and service systems – a mapping system tested in nine Swedish municipalities

Care activities in the original mapping system Care activities in the developed mapping system
Screening, the diagnostic procedures, and treatment Screening, the diagnostic procedures and treatment
 Dementia screening programme/“case finding”  No changes
 Standard diagnostic procedure for dementia disease  No changes
 Pharmacological treatment specific for dementia disease  No changes
 Non-pharmacological treatment  No changes
 Pharmacological treatment specific for BPSD  No changes
 Non-pharmacological treatment specific for BPSD  No changes
 Memory clinic  No changes
Outpatient care facilities Outpatient care facilities
 Outpatient clinic specific for dementia diseases  Newly added activity - Specialized team in primary care for PwD
 Counselling  No changes
 Day care/Day activity/Day Care Centre/Day hospital  No changes
 Day care/Day activity/Day Care Centre/Day hospital specialized in dementia care  No changes
Care at home Care at home
 Will be presented elsewhere  One activity removed and will be presented elsewhere
Institutional care Institutional care
 Rehabilitation in institution  Newly added activity – Safety accommodation for people 70+
 Residential home/Sheltered home/Assisted living  Newly added subactivitya – Respite care, temporary and in case of emergency
 Nursing home, for older people in general  Newly added subactivitya – Respite care, specialized in dementia care, temporary and in case of emergency
 Nursing home, specialized in dementia care  
 Nursing home, with dementia care units  Refined description – Community dwelling / Small housing for
 Group dwelling/Small scaled living/Dementia patients’ house unit  people with dementia
 Behavioural Intensive Care Unit/Psychogeriatric unit/ Geriatric psychiatry inpatient unit  Refined description – Psychogeriatric unit/Geriatric psychiatry inpatient unit
 Respite care  Refined description – Respite care, temporary and planned
 Respite care, specialized in dementia care  Refined description – Respite care, specialized in dementia care, temporary and planned
Palliative care Palliative care
 Hospice/Institutional palliative care  No changes
 Hospice/Palliative care at home  No changes
 Advanced directive  No changes
Informal caregiving and supportive actions Informal caregiving and supportive actions
 Will be presented elsewhere  Will be presented elsewhere
Civic organizations Civic organizations
 Will be presented elsewhere  Two activities removed and will be presented elsewhere
  1. BPSD Behavioural psychological symptoms in dementia, GPS Global positioning system, IADL Instrumental activities in daily life, PADL Personal activities in daily life, PwD Person with dementia
  2. aexisting activities subdivided into smaller parts