A randomized controlled trial of a group care program for community-dwelling elderly people with dementia

@inproceedings{Tadaka2004ARC,
  title={A randomized controlled trial of a group care program for community-dwelling elderly people with dementia},
  author={Etsuko Tadaka and Katsuko Kanagawa},
  year={2004}
}
Aim:  To examine the effectiveness of a group care program consisting of reminiscence and reality orientation care methods to prevent the decline of cognitive and daily activity function in community-dwelling elderly persons with dementia in a randomized controlled trial with a 6-month follow-up period. Methods:  Sixty community-dwelling elderly persons with dementia were randomly assigned to either an intervention or a control group. The intervention group followed the group care… CONTINUE READING

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