Marjolein E de Vugt

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint The impact of early dementia diagnosis and intervention on informal caregivers
    Marjolein E de Vugt
    School for Mental Health and Neuroscience, Alzheimer Centre Limburg, Maastricht University Medical Centre, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Prog Neurobiol 110:54-62. 2013
  2. pmc Research protocol of the NeedYD-study (Needs in Young onset Dementia): a prospective cohort study on the needs and course of early onset dementia
    Deliane van Vliet
    School for Mental Health and Neuroscience, Alzheimer Center Limburg, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 10:13. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Prevalence of neuropsychiatric symptoms in young-onset compared to late-onset Alzheimer's disease - part 1: findings of the two-year longitudinal NeedYD-study
    Deliane van Vliet
    School for Mental Health and Neuroscience, Alzheimer Center Limburg, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 34:319-27. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Awareness and its association with affective symptoms in young-onset and late-onset Alzheimer disease: a prospective study
    Deliane van Vliet
    School for Mental Health and Neuroscience, Alzheimer Center Limburg, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 27:265-71. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Caregivers' perspectives on the pre-diagnostic period in early onset dementia: a long and winding road
    Deliane van Vliet
    Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, School for Mental Health and Neuroscience Alzheimer Center Limburg, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int Psychogeriatr 23:1393-404. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Cognitive functioning in spousal caregivers of dementia patients: findings from the prospective MAASBED study
    Marjolein E de Vugt
    Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, University of Maastricht, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Age Ageing 35:160-6. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Impact of early onset dementia on caregivers: a review
    Deliane van Vliet
    School for Mental Health and Neuroscience, Alzheimer Centre Limburg, Maastricht University Medical Centre Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 25:1091-100. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Impact of behavioural problems on spousal caregivers: a comparison between Alzheimer's disease and frontotemporal dementia
    Marjolein E de Vugt
    Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, University of Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 22:35-41. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Predictive factors for the objective burden of informal care in people with dementia: a systematic review
    Claire A G Wolfs
    Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, Maastricht University, School for Mental Health and Neuroscience MHeNS Alzheimer Centre Limburg, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 26:197-204. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Empowered or overpowered? Service use, needs, wants and demands in elderly patients with cognitive impairments
    Claire A G Wolfs
    Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, University Hospital Maastricht Alzheimer Center Limburg, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 25:1006-12. 2010

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint The impact of early dementia diagnosis and intervention on informal caregivers
    Marjolein E de Vugt
    School for Mental Health and Neuroscience, Alzheimer Centre Limburg, Maastricht University Medical Centre, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Prog Neurobiol 110:54-62. 2013
    ..As levels of stress and burden are still low in the predementia stage it provides excellent opportunities to empower the resources of caregivers. ..
  2. pmc Research protocol of the NeedYD-study (Needs in Young onset Dementia): a prospective cohort study on the needs and course of early onset dementia
    Deliane van Vliet
    School for Mental Health and Neuroscience, Alzheimer Center Limburg, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 10:13. 2010
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  3. doi request reprint Prevalence of neuropsychiatric symptoms in young-onset compared to late-onset Alzheimer's disease - part 1: findings of the two-year longitudinal NeedYD-study
    Deliane van Vliet
    School for Mental Health and Neuroscience, Alzheimer Center Limburg, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 34:319-27. 2012
    ..The aim of this study is to assess frequency parameters of neuropsychiatric symptoms in YO-AD over 2 years and investigate whether there are differences compared with late-onset Alzheimer's disease (LO-AD)...
  4. doi request reprint Awareness and its association with affective symptoms in young-onset and late-onset Alzheimer disease: a prospective study
    Deliane van Vliet
    School for Mental Health and Neuroscience, Alzheimer Center Limburg, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 27:265-71. 2013
    ..The present study assesses possible differences between young-onset (YO-AD) and late-onset Alzheimer disease (LO-AD) in awareness levels and the association between awareness and affective symptoms...
  5. doi request reprint Caregivers' perspectives on the pre-diagnostic period in early onset dementia: a long and winding road
    Deliane van Vliet
    Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, School for Mental Health and Neuroscience Alzheimer Center Limburg, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int Psychogeriatr 23:1393-404. 2011
    ..The objectives of this study are to investigate the barriers to diagnosis and to develop a typology of the diagnosis pathway for EOD caregivers...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cognitive functioning in spousal caregivers of dementia patients: findings from the prospective MAASBED study
    Marjolein E de Vugt
    Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, University of Maastricht, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Age Ageing 35:160-6. 2006
    ..Spousal caregivers are usually of the same age as the dementia patient and therefore at risk of age-related cognitive decline. Suboptimal cognitive functioning in caregivers may have profound implications...
  7. doi request reprint Impact of early onset dementia on caregivers: a review
    Deliane van Vliet
    School for Mental Health and Neuroscience, Alzheimer Centre Limburg, Maastricht University Medical Centre Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 25:1091-100. 2010
    ..The available literature comparing the impact on EOD and late onset dementia (LOD) caregivers will also be provided...
  8. ncbi request reprint Impact of behavioural problems on spousal caregivers: a comparison between Alzheimer's disease and frontotemporal dementia
    Marjolein E de Vugt
    Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, University of Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 22:35-41. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to compare caregivers' distress related to behavioural symptoms of AD and FTD...
  9. ncbi request reprint Predictive factors for the objective burden of informal care in people with dementia: a systematic review
    Claire A G Wolfs
    Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, Maastricht University, School for Mental Health and Neuroscience MHeNS Alzheimer Centre Limburg, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 26:197-204. 2012
    ..Several reviews have been published on the predictive factors of subjective burden; however, such a review lacks information on objective burden, which refers to the amount and/or costs of informal care...
  10. doi request reprint Empowered or overpowered? Service use, needs, wants and demands in elderly patients with cognitive impairments
    Claire A G Wolfs
    Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, University Hospital Maastricht Alzheimer Center Limburg, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 25:1006-12. 2010
    ..Examination of clinical practice reveals that current treatment options are often not sufficiently utilized by patients suffering from dementia or mild cognitive impairment...
  11. ncbi request reprint Awareness and behavioral problems in dementia patients: a prospective study
    Pauline Aalten
    Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, Brain and Behavior Institute, University of Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int Psychogeriatr 18:3-17. 2006
    ..Specifically, it was hypothesized that relatively intact awareness was related to affective disorders...
  12. ncbi request reprint Behavioural disturbances in dementia patients and quality of the marital relationship
    Marjolein E de Vugt
    Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, University of Maastricht, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:149-54. 2003
    ..To investigate the relationship between behavioural problems in patients with dementia and changes in the marital relationship...
  13. doi request reprint Resources as a protective factor for negative outcomes of frailty in elderly people
    Bart H L Ament
    CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Gerontology 58:391-7. 2012
    ..Although frailty is often conceptualized in terms of deficits, the level of frailty can be perceived as a complex interplay between deficits and resources...