Affiliation: Oregon Health and Science University
- Diagnosing dementia: perspectives of primary care physiciansL Boise
Education Core, OHSU Alzheimer Disease Center, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland 97201, USA
Gerontologist 39:457-64. 1999..These barriers keep physicians from diagnosing dementia and, consequently, from offering concrete help for patients experiencing symptoms of dementia or for the families who care for them...
- The family's role in person-centered care: practice considerationsLinda Boise
Layton Aging and Alzheimer s Disease Research Center, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland 97239, USA
J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 42:12-20. 2004..Such an approach has the greatest chance of success in promoting person-centered care and the shared values necessary to ensure its successful implementation...
- Dementia assessment in primary care: results from a study in three managed care systemsLinda Boise
Layton Aging and Alzheimer Disease Research Center, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd, Portland, OR 97201, USA
J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 59:M621-6. 2004..Prior research has found that dementia is often undiagnosed in primary care, but there has been limited research on whether physicians respond to symptoms, behaviors, or other events that may be indicators of dementia...
- The rural older adult memory (ROAM) study: a practice-based intervention to improve dementia screening and diagnosisLinda Boise
Layton Aging and Alzheimer s Disease Center, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
J Am Board Fam Med 23:486-98. 2010..The aim of the Rural Older Adult Memory (ROAM) pilot study was to evaluate the feasibility of screening and diagnosing dementia in patients aged 75 years or older in 6 rural primary care practices in a practice-based research network...
- Attitudes toward the diagnosis and disclosure of dementia among family caregivers and primary care physiciansCathleen M Connell
Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, 1420 Washington Heights, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
Gerontologist 44:500-7. 2004..This study examined attitudes of caregivers and physicians toward assessing and diagnosing dementia, with an emphasis on how a diagnosis is disclosed...