Imprimir Ver referencias Citación AMA Citation Lennon J, Ramjaun A. Lennon J, Ramjaun A Lennon, Jack, and Aliya Ramjaun. "Quick Take: Effect of Collaborative Dementia Care via Telephone and Internet on Quality of Life, Caregiver Well-Being, and Health Care Use." 2 Minute Medicine, 18 octubre 2019. McGraw-Hill, New York, NY, 2019. AccessMedicina. http://accessmedicina.mhmedical.com/updatesContent.aspx?gbosid=506632§ionid=229844868 MLA Citation Lennon J, Ramjaun A. Lennon J, Ramjaun A Lennon, Jack, and Aliya Ramjaun.. "Quick Take: Effect of Collaborative Dementia Care via Telephone and Internet on Quality of Life, Caregiver Well-Being, and Health Care Use." 2 Minute Medicine New York, NY: McGraw-Hill, 2019, http://accessmedicina.mhmedical.com/updatesContent.aspx?gbosid=506632§ionid=229844868. Descargar archivo de la citación: RIS (Zotero) EndNote BibTex Medlars ProCite RefWorks Reference Manager Mendeley © Copyright Clip Capítulo completo Sólo figuras Sólo cuadros Solo Videos Supplementary Content Arriba Quick Take: Effect of Collaborative Dementia Care via Telephone and Internet on Quality of Life, Caregiver Well-Being, and Health Care Use by Jack Lennon, Aliya Ramjaun Listen +Originally published by 2 Minute Medicine® (view original article). Reused on AccessMedicine with permission. +1. A model of dementia care management implemented through telephone and internet was shown to be more effective in improving health outcomes in patients with dementia, mood, and caregiver burden compared to standard care alone. +Evidence Rating Level: 1 (Excellent) +The use of dementia care management programs for patients with dementia (PWD) and their caregivers can improve health outcomes when combined with current standards of care. The implementation of these programs for collaborative dementia care, however, is not widespread. In this single-blind, randomized clinical trial, 780 PWD-caregiver dyads were randomized to receive care through the Care Ecosystem, a program for collaborative dementia care delivered over the telephone and internet (n=512), or usual care (n=268) to study whether this intervention is effective in improving outcomes important to PWDs and caregivers. All PWD participants were formally diagnosed with dementia, spoke English, Spanish, or Cantonese, and were enrolled or eligible for Medicaid or Medicare. Primary outcomes included 13 components of PWD well-being as reported by their caregivers (e.g., physical health, mood, memory, finances); secondary outcomes included hospitalizations, caregiver depression and burden ratings, and ambulance use. Approximately 84% of the dyads were active at 12-month follow-up and 73% completed the 12-month survey. Investigators found that, compared to standard care, the Care Ecosystem group demonstrated reduced emergency department use (p=0.04), increased PWD quality of life (p=0.04), decreased caregiver burden (p=0.046), and reduced caregiver depression (p=0.03). This study therefore shows that quality of life in PWD as well as the well-being of their caregivers can be improved through the implementation of telemedicine and educational approaches in combination with standard dementia care. +Click to read the study in JAMA Internal Medicine +©2019 2 Minute Medicine, Inc. All rights reserved. No works may be reproduced without expressed written consent from 2 Minute Medicine, Inc. Inquire about licensing here. No article should be construed as medical advice and is not intended as such by the authors or by 2 Minute Medicine, Inc.