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Non Pharmacological Treatment in Alzheimer's Disease and Associated Disorders

2014-07-24 14:01:00 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The STIM-EHPAD study (for stimulation in nursing home) aims to evaluate the short and medium term effectiveness of staff education as a non-pharmacological intervention to manage apathy in older people with a diagnosis of dementia.

- Primary efficacy criteria: Apathy Inventory clinician score changes

- Secondary efficacy criteria: Apathy Inventory patient and caregiver version changes, Observation scale changes, frequency and severity of the other BPSD using the NPI, qualitative analysis of the nursing home staff behavioural changes

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Health Services Research

Conditions

Alzheimer's Disease

Intervention

Bras A (EHPAD Training and stimulation), EHPAD Control

Location

Robert
Nice
Alpes-Maritimes
France
06001

Status

Recruiting

Source

Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-24T14:01:00-0400

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