Nurses warned of ethical perils of lying to patients with dementia.

Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great Britain) : 1987)

PubMedID: 24003773

Sprinks J. Nurses warned of ethical perils of lying to patients with dementia. Nurs Stand. 2013;28(1):5.
Lying to patients with dementia to ease distress should be avoided by nurses because of the ethical and legal issues it raises, say researchers.