Wellbeing among people with dementia and their next of kin over a period of 3 years.

@article{Holst2011WellbeingAP,
  title={Wellbeing among people with dementia and their next of kin over a period of 3 years.},
  author={G. J. van Holst and Anna-Karin Edberg},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of caring sciences},
  year={2011},
  volume={25 3},
  pages={549-57}
}
Little is known about the dyadic experience over time of people with dementia and their next of kin. The aim of this study was to investigate the state of mind of people with dementia, their next of kin's experience of burden and satisfaction, and factors associated with these experiences over a 3-year period. The sample consisted of 32 people with dementia living at home with family caregivers in the south of Sweden. Data were collected during the period 2004-2007 and consisted of patients… CONTINUE READING

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