Needs of informal caregivers during transition from home towards institutional care in dementia: a systematic review of qualitative studies.

@article{Afram2015NeedsOI,
  title={Needs of informal caregivers during transition from home towards institutional care in dementia: a systematic review of qualitative studies.},
  author={Basema Afram and Hilde Verbeek and Michel H. C. Bleijlevens and Jan P. H. Hamers},
  journal={International psychogeriatrics},
  year={2015},
  volume={27 6},
  pages={
          891-902
        }
}
BACKGROUND Alongside providing care, informal caregivers of people with dementia often need support and guidance themselves, especially during difficult periods such as the care-transition from home towards a nursing home. Knowledge on needs of informal caregivers during this period is sparse. This study aims to provide insight into problems and needs of informal caregivers caring for people with dementia during care-transition from home-based care to institutional long-term care. METHODS A… CONTINUE READING
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