Goal-oriented cognitive rehabilitation for people with early-stage Alzheimer disease: a single-blind randomized controlled trial of clinical efficacy.

OBJECTIVES To provide evidence regarding the clinical efficacy of cognitive rehabilitation (CR) in early-stage Alzheimer disease (AD). DESIGN Single-blind randomized controlled trial comparing CR with relaxation therapy and no treatment. SETTING Outpatient, community-based setting. PARTICIPANTS Sixty-nine individuals (41 women, 28 men; mean age 77.78… CONTINUE READING