Ethnic differences in beliefs regarding Alzheimer disease among dementia family caregivers.

@article{Gray2009EthnicDI,
  title={Ethnic differences in beliefs regarding Alzheimer disease among dementia family caregivers.},
  author={Heather L Gray and Daniel E. Jimenez and Michael A Cucciare and Hui-Qi Tong and Dolores gallagher-Thompson},
  journal={The American journal of geriatric psychiatry : official journal of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry},
  year={2009},
  volume={17 11},
  pages={925-33}
}
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to examine ethnic differences in female dementia family caregivers' knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs about Alzheimer disease (AD). METHODS Baseline data were collected from 215 female caregivers before their participation in various psychoeducational intervention programs. Caregivers were questioned about the epidemiology, etiology, and treatment of AD. Logistic regressions and one-way analysis of variance were conducted to assess ethnic differences… CONTINUE READING
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