Impact of loss of independence in basic activities of daily living on caregiver burden in patients with Alzheimer's disease: A retrospective cohort study

Impact of loss of independence in basic activities of daily living on caregiver burden in patients with Alzheimer’s disease: A retrospective cohort study

To examine the affiliation between decline of basic activities of daily living (ADL) in every dimension and alter in caregiver burden in patients with mild-to-moderate Alzheimer’s illness. This retrospective study included 117 outpatients with Alzheimer’s illness who offered to the Memory Clinic on the National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology in Japan between September 2010 and April 2014 …

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