Neuropsychiatric symptoms and quality of life in Alzheimer disease.

TitleNeuropsychiatric symptoms and quality of life in Alzheimer disease.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2005
AuthorsShin, I-S, Carter M, Masterman D, Fairbanks L, Cummings JL
JournalThe American journal of geriatric psychiatry : official journal of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry
Volume13
Issue6
Pagination469-74
Date Published2005 Jun
ISSN1064-7481
KeywordsAged, Alzheimer Disease, Cognition Disorders, Female, Humans, Male, Neuropsychological Tests, Quality of Life, Severity of Illness Index
Abstract

Authors examined the impact of neuropsychiatric symptoms in Alzheimer disease (AD) patients' and caregivers' quality of life (QOL) and assessed the relationship of caregiver distress to neuropsychiatric symptoms and caregiver QOL.

DOI10.1002/hipo.20954
Alternate JournalAm J Geriatr Psychiatry