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Measuring change in perceived well-being of family caregivers: validation of the Spanish version of the Perceived Change Index (PCI-S) in Chilean dementia caregivers
(John Wiley and Sons Ltd, 2018)
Copyright © 2017 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. Objective: Few instruments evaluate family caregiver perceptions of challenges caring for persons with dementia and improvement or worsening in these areas. To address this measurement ...
Psychological distress in Brazilian caregivers of relatives with dementia
(Routledge Journals, Taylor & Francis LtdAbingdonInglaterra, 2007)
Caregiver report versus clinician impression: disagreements in rating neuropsychiatric symptoms in Alzheimer's disease patients
The measurement of neuropsychiatric symptoms (NPS) in dementia is often based on caregiver report. Challenges associated with providing care may bias the caregiver's recognition and reporting of symptoms. Given potential ...
Intervenção : suporte para cuidadores de doentes crônicos através do ensino.
(Universidade Federal de São CarlosBRUFSCarPrograma de Pós-graduação em Educação Especial, 2007-06-15)
Considering the highest increasing of the elderly population in our country and simultaneously the increasing of morbidity rate of chronic-degenerative disease, in general, there are people seeking to be in attendance, at ...
Caregiver burden in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis is more dependent on patients' behavioral changes than physical disability: A comparative study
Background: Behavioral changes in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) mirror those found in frontotemporal dementia (FTD). Considering the high rate of neuropsychiatric symptoms found in ALS patients, this ...
Factors associated with the burden of family caregivers of patients with mental disorders: a cross-sectional study
(Biomed Central Ltd, 2017-10-25)
Background: Caregivers are responsible for the home care of family members with mental-health disorders often experience changes in their life that can generate stress and burden. The aim of this study was to identify ...