Home-Based Occupational Therapy for Adults With Dementia and Their Informal Caregivers: A Systematic Review.

@article{Raj2021HomeBasedOT,
  title={Home-Based Occupational Therapy for Adults With Dementia and Their Informal Caregivers: A Systematic Review.},
  author={Sujatha E. Raj and Shylie Mackintosh and Caroline Elizabeth Fryer and Mandy J. Stanley},
  journal={The American journal of occupational therapy : official publication of the American Occupational Therapy Association},
  year={2021},
  volume={75 1},
  pages={
          7501205060p1-7501205060p27
        }
}
  • Sujatha E. Raj, S. Mackintosh, M. Stanley
  • Published 3 December 2020
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • The American journal of occupational therapy : official publication of the American Occupational Therapy Association
IMPORTANCE People with dementia require tailored interventions to support participation and performance in their desired occupations, and informal caregivers need interventions that reduce caregiving burden to enable them to continue with their roles. OBJECTIVE This systematic review investigated whether home-based occupational therapy interventions for adults with dementia and their informal caregivers optimized care recipients' performance of daily occupations and reduced caregiving burden… 
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