Predicting institutional long-term care admission in dementia: a mixed-methods study of informal caregivers' reports.

@article{Afram2015PredictingIL,
  title={Predicting institutional long-term care admission in dementia: a mixed-methods study of informal caregivers' reports.},
  author={Basema Afram and Hilde Verbeek and Michel H. C. Bleijlevens and David J Challis and Helena Leino-Kilpi and Staffan Karlsson and Maria Eugenia Soto and Anna Renom-Guiteras and Kai Saks and Adelaida Zabalegui and Jan P. H. Hamers},
  journal={Journal of advanced nursing},
  year={2015},
  volume={71 6},
  pages={1351-62}
}
AIM To investigate agreement between: (1) expected reasons and actual reasons for admission of people with dementia according to informal caregivers; (2) scores on measurement instruments prior to admission and the actual reasons for admission according to informal caregivers. BACKGROUND Timely admission of people with dementia is a crucial issue… CONTINUE READING