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Personalised Carer Support: Effectiveness of Psychosocial Interventions for Carers of People with Dementia (International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry)

Summary This systematic review examined the effectiveness of psychosocial interventions for carer subgroups, looking in particular into the personal characteristics of those carers of people with dementia for whom psychosocial interventions appear to be effective. The most positive effects of … Continue reading

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Memory Clinics and GPs Compared for Effectiveness of Dementia Follow-Up Care (BMJ)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 11, June 2012]. Summary This multicentre randomised controlled trial examined the effectiveness of post-diagnosis dementia treatment and coordination of care by memory clinics compared … Continue reading

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