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Individual cognitive stimulation therapy for dementia: A clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness pragmatic, multicentre, randomised controlled trial
BACKGROUND: Group cognitive stimulation therapy programmes can benefit cognition and quality of life for people with dementia. Evidence for home-based, carer-led cognitive stimulation interventions is limited. OBJECTIVES: ...
"Cognitive stimulation therapy for people with dementia in practice: A service evaluation": Corrigendum
Reports an error in "Cognitive stimulation therapy for people with dementia in practice: A service evaluation" by Amy Streater, Elisa Aguirre, Aimee Spector and Martin Orrell ( The British Journal of Occupational Therapy, ...
The biopsychosocial (BPS) model of dementia as a tool for clinical practice. A pilot study
BACKGROUND: Equipping staff with the skills to provide high quality care in dementia is essential. The Biopsychosocial (BPS) model of dementia (Spector and Orrell, 2010) is a practical tool designed to encourage staff to ...
Access to timely formal care in dementia: Baseline results of the Actifcare cohort study with a focus on the Portuguese sample
Introduction: Persons with dementia (PwD) and their informal carers have unmet needs, partly related to untimely access to services (e.g. day care, home support). We lack international comparisons on how these issues impact ...
Community occupational therapy for people with dementia and their family carers: A national survey of United Kingdom occupational therapy practice
Introduction: A national survey was conducted with United Kingdom (UK) occupational therapists to scope occupational therapy service provision for people with dementia and their family carers in the community. Method: This ...
Caregiver profiles in dementia related to quality of life, depression and perseverance time in the European Actifcare study: The importance of social health
To identify caregiver profiles of persons with mild to moderate dementia and to investigate differences between identified caregiver profiles, using baseline data of the international prospective cohort study Actifcare. A ...
Music in Dementia Assessment Scales (MiDAS): Clinical relevance, cultural adaptation and its contribution to psychosocial research in dementia
An abstract of the article "Music in Dementia Assessment Scales (MiDAS): Clinical relevance, cultural adaptation and its contribution to psychosocial research in dementia," by Orii McDermott, Hanne Mette Ridder and Martin ...
"Computer-based cognitive interventions for people living with dementia: A systematic literature review and meta-analysis": Corrigendum
Reports an error in "Computer-based cognitive interventions for people living with dementia: A systematic literature review and meta-analysis" by J. Antonio García-Casal, Andrea Loizeau, Emese Csipke, Manuel Franco-Martín, ...
Computer-based cognitive interventions for people living with dementia: A systematic literature review and meta-analysis
To estimate the efficacy of computer-based cognitive interventions for improving cognition in people with dementia (PWD). Online literature databases were searched for relevant studies. Interventions were categorised as ...
Psychological treatments for depression and anxiety in dementia and mild cognitive impairment: Systematic review and meta-analysis
BACKGROUND: Anxiety and depression are common in people with dementia and mild cognitive impairment (MCI), but there is uncertainty about the effectiveness of both pharmacological and psychological therapies.