International Journal of Psychological and Brain Sciences

Volume 4, Issue 1, February 2019

  • An Investigation of the Knowledge, Attitude and Practice of Family Caregivers of Patients with Alzheimer's Disease

    Liu Guilin, Lin Qingran, Huang Ruiying, Zhai Cuiqiu, Li Yunjia

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 1, February 2019
    Pages: 1-6
    Received: 21 March 2019
    Accepted: 25 April 2019
    Published: 23 May 2019
    Abstract: Objective To investigate the current status of the knowledge, attitude and practice (KAP) of primary home caregivers of patients with Alzheimer's disease (AD). To propose targeted intervention measures to improve home caregivers’ ability of caring, by analyzing influencing factors. Methods 76 family caregivers of patients diagnosed as AD in a third... Show More