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Respite care for people with dementia and their carers



Findings
Recency, quality and context of the findings
  • Last year literature searched
    2003
  • Year Published
    2014
  • Quality Rating
    9/10 (AMSTAR rating from McMaster Health Forum)
  • Countries in which studies (included in the synthesis) were conducted
    USA (3)
  • Global/regional focus
    Not yet available
  • Country focus
    USA (3)
  • Low - and middle-income country (LMIC) focus
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Additional details about the research
  • Type of document
    Systematic review of effects
  • Type of question
    Effectiveness
  • Focus
    Specific
  • Target
    Health system
  • Priority Area
    Not applicable
  • Health system topic(s)
    Delivery arrangements
    By whom care is provided
    Staff - Support
  • Theme
    Optimal aging
  • Domain
    Diseases
    Non-communicable diseases
    Alzheimer and other dementias
    Sectors
    Home care
    Providers
    Nurse
    Caregivers
Publication details
  • Citation
    Maayan N, Soares-Weiser K, Lee H. Respite care for people with dementia and their carers. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2014;(1):1-47.
  • DOI
    10.1002/14651858.CD004396.pub3

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