Development of a Caregiver Burden Questionnaire for the Patients with Dementia in Iran

@inproceedings{Abdollahpour2010DevelopmentOA,
  title={Development of a Caregiver Burden Questionnaire for the Patients with Dementia in Iran},
  author={Ibrahim Abdollahpour and Saharnaz Nedjat and Maryam Noroozian and Banafsheh Golestan and Reza Majdzadeh},
  booktitle={International journal of preventive medicine},
  year={2010}
}
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study was to design a valid questionnaire suitable to the Iranian culture to measure the stress mounted on dementia caregivers. METHODS IN ORDER TO DESIGN A VALID AND RELIABLE TOOL, THE STAGES OF CONTENT VALIDATION WERE PERFORMED AS FOLLOWS: 1- DEVELOPMENT: search of relevant electronic databanks and use of experts and caregivers' opinions to prepare appropriate content, review and correction of the content through consecutive focus group discussions with… CONTINUE READING

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