Value of Personalized Dementia-Specific Quality of Life Scales: An Explorative Study in 3 European Countries

American Journal of Alzheimer's Disease &Other Dementias®, Volume 36, Issue , January-December 2021. Measuring Quality of Life (QOL) can be difficult due to its individual character. To explore the value of personalized QOL measurement for people with dementia, personalized versions of two dementia-specific QOL scales (Dementia quality of Life (DQoL) and Quaility of Life in Alzheimer's Disease (QoL-AD)) were constructed. This study investigated whether the personalized measures are more val...
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Neuropsychiatric Symptoms in Patients With Alzheimer’s Disease During SARS-COV-2 Pandemic in Peru

American Journal of Alzheimer's Disease &Other Dementias®, Volume 36, Issue , January-December 2021. To evaluate neuropsychiatric symptoms in patients with Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and their association with cognition and functionality during lockdown of the COVID-19’s first wave. We included 91 patients and caregivers of people with AD from a memory clinic. The RUDAS, M@T, and CDR were administered to patients and NPI/ADCS-ADL to caregivers. Baseline and lockdown measurements scales were a...
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