Evaluation of a brief educational program for dementia carers: the AENEAS study.

@article{Kurz2010EvaluationOA,
  title={Evaluation of a brief educational program for dementia carers: the AENEAS study.},
  author={Alexander Kurz and Stefan Wagenpfeil and Johannes Hallauer and Helga Schneider-Schelte and Sabine Jansen},
  journal={International journal of geriatric psychiatry},
  year={2010},
  volume={25 8},
  pages={861-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the efficacy of a practical, easily implemented, educational intervention in group format for informal carers of persons with dementia. METHODS Multi-centre, randomised, controlled, single-blind trial involving 292 family caregivers of patients with moderate dementia in Alzheimer's disease. RESULTS Participants valued program components which had a practical impact on their caring role. The intervention achieved minor effects on the participants' psychological quality… CONTINUE READING