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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.
The experiences of people with dementia and their carers participating in individual cognitive stimulation therapy
BACKGROUND: The carer-delivered individual cognitive stimulation therapy (iCST) was developed to improve cognition and quality of life of people with dementia. This study aims to explore people with dementia and family ...
Evaluation of the 'Ladder to the Moon, Culture Change Studio Engagement Programme' staff training: Two quasi-experimental case studies
AIM: To evaluate the impact of the CCSEP on care home staff in two care settings for older people in one nursing home and one residential home. BACKGROUND: Care homes provide personal care and accommodation for older people. ...
Evaluation of a staff training programme using positive psychology coaching with film and theatre elements in care homes: Views and attitudes of residents, staff and relatives
BACKGROUND: There is a recognised need to improve staff training in care homes. The aim of this study was to conduct a qualitative evaluation of the Ladder to the Moon Culture Change Studio Engagement Programme (CCSEP), a ...
Cognitive stimulation therapy for dementia: History, evolution and internationalism
Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (CST) has made a huge global, clinical impact since its inception, and this landmark book is the first to draw all the published research together in one place. Edited by experts in the ...