Predictors of quality of life ratings for persons with dementia simultaneously reported by patients and their caregivers: the Cache County (Utah) Study
International Psychogeriatrics, 05/23/2012
Buckley T et al. – Persons with dementia (PWD) self– and proxy–reported quality of life (QOL) ratings are associated with different variables. Discrepancies between PWD and caregiver perceptions of PWD QOL should be recognized, particularly in cases of more severe dementia.