Caregiver rating bias in mild cognitive impairment and mild Alzheimer's disease: impact of caregiver burden and depression on dyadic rating discrepancy across domains.

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BACKGROUND Caregivers of individuals with dementia are biased in their rating of mental health measures of the care receiver. This study examines caregiver burden and depression as predictors of this bias for mild cognitive impairment and mild Alzheimer's disease in different domains. METHODS The sample consisted of 202 persons: 60 with mild cognitive… (More)
DOI: 10.1017/S1041610213000562

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@article{Pfeifer2013CaregiverRB, title={Caregiver rating bias in mild cognitive impairment and mild Alzheimer's disease: impact of caregiver burden and depression on dyadic rating discrepancy across domains.}, author={Livia Pfeifer and Reinhard Drobetz and Sonja Fankhauser and Moyra E. Mortby and Andreas Maercker and Simon Forstmeier}, journal={International psychogeriatrics}, year={2013}, volume={25 8}, pages={1345-55} }