The American Journal of Occupational Therapy; Bethesda Vol. 71, Iss. 5, (Sep/Oct 2017): 1-10.
According to a 2014 Alzheimer's Association poll, stress, depression, burden, and decreased emotional well-being are the most frequently cited effects of dementia caregiving (Alzheimer's Association, 2015), most likely because caregivers of people with dementia spend a longer time, on average, in a caregiver role than do caregivers of people with other types of diagnoses (Alzheimer's Association, 2015). In this situation, both methods of providing information for the intervention and control groups were presented in the same manner, which allowed for a comparison of information rather than a comparison on which form of media was used. To read the full article, log in using your NHS OpenAthens details.