Informal caregivers of persons with dementia, their use of and needs for specific professional support: a survey of the National Dementia Programme

@inproceedings{Peeters2010InformalCO,
  title={Informal caregivers of persons with dementia, their use of and needs for specific professional support: a survey of the National Dementia Programme},
  author={Jose M Peeters and Adriana P A van Beek and Julie HCM Meerveld and Peter M. M. Spreeuwenberg and Anneke L. Francke},
  booktitle={BMC nursing},
  year={2010}
}
BACKGROUND This paper describes both the use of and needs for informal caregivers of people with dementia, based on a questionnaire survey organized within the National Dementia Programme in the Netherlands. The National Dementia Programme is a quality collaborative of the Dutch Alzheimer's Association, the Institute of Quality of Healthcare (CBO) and the Knowledge Centre on Ageing (Vilans), instigated by the Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport, to improve integrated care for people with… CONTINUE READING

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