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Prioritizing problems in and solutions to homecare safety of people with dementia: supporting carers, streamlining care

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BACKGROUND: Dementia care is predominantly provided by carers in home settings. We aimed to identify the priorities for homecare safety of people with dementia according to dementia health and social care professionals using a novel priority-setting method.

METHODS: The project steering group determined the scope, the context and the criteria for prioritization. We then invited 185 North-West London clinicians via an open-ended questionnaire to identify three main problems and solut...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s12877-017-0415-6

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Collaborations for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care (CLAHRC) More from this funder
Department of Primary Care and Public Health More from this funder
Imperial College Health Partners More from this funder
Imperial Centre for Patient Safety and Service Quality More from this funder
National Institutes for Health Research More from this funder
Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
BMC Geriatrics Journal website
Volume:
17
Issue:
26
Pages:
1-8
Publication date:
2017-01-19
Acceptance date:
2017-01-05
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ISSN:
1471-2318
Source identifiers:
673392
Language:
English
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uuid:3a7fb9bc-022b-4497-b0ad-9e411b9e3989
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pubs:673392
Deposit date:
2017-06-02

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