Barriers and facilitators to the access to and use of formal dementia care: findings of a focus group study with people with dementia, informal carers and health and social care professionals in eight European countries

Astrid Stephan, Anja Bieber, Louise Hopper, Rachael Joyce, Kate Irving, Orazio Zanetti, Elisa Portolani, Liselot Kerpershoek, Frans Verhey, Marjolein de Vugt, Claire Wolfs, Siren Eriksen, Janne Rosvik, Maria J. Marques, Manuel Goncalves-Pereira, Britt-Marie Sjolund, Hannah Jelley, Bob Woods, Gabriele Meyer,

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Original languageEnglish
Article number131
Number of pages16
JournalBMC Geriatrics
Volume18
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 4 Jun 2018

Keywords

  • Dementia
  • Person with dementia
  • Informal carer
  • Formal care
  • Utilisation
  • Focus groups
  • QUALITATIVE CONTENT-ANALYSIS
  • ALZHEIMERS-DISEASE
  • NURSING-RESEARCH
  • SERVICE USE
  • ELDERLY-PATIENTS
  • OLDER-PEOPLE
  • CAREGIVERS
  • NEEDS
  • HELP
  • RESPITE

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Stephan, A., Bieber, A., Hopper, L., Joyce, R., Irving, K., Zanetti, O., Portolani, E., Kerpershoek, L., Verhey, F., de Vugt, M., Wolfs, C., Eriksen, S., Rosvik, J., Marques, M. J., Goncalves-Pereira, M., Sjolund, B-M., Jelley, H., Woods, B., Meyer, G. (2018). Barriers and facilitators to the access to and use of formal dementia care: findings of a focus group study with people with dementia, informal carers and health and social care professionals in eight European countries. BMC Geriatrics, 18, [131]. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12877-018-0816-1