Non-Pharmacological Community-Based Interventions for Persons With Dementia: Deciding What Works and What Does Not (Trials)

Summary

Work is underway in developing a standardised Core Outcome Set (COS) for use in the evaluation of non-pharmacological health and social care interventions for people living with dementia at home.

“ …this study will move closer to providing researchers with outcomes that are important to people living with dementia and other key stakeholders, thereby increasing the comparability of studies evaluating interventions and reducing reporting bias”. p.11.

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Reference

Harding, AJE. Morbey, H. [and] Ahmed, F. [et al] (2018). Developing a core outcome set for people living with dementia at home in their neighbourhoods and communities: study protocol for use in the evaluation of non-pharmacological community-based health and social care interventions. Trials. April 24th 2018; 19(1): 247.

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