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Some highlights of the Australian dementia outcomes measurement suite (DOMS) project: social isolation

Journal Article


Abstract


  • This paper highlights the findings of the Dementia Outcomes

    Measurement Suite (DOMS) project in Australia. This research consultancy

    project commissioned by the Australian Government aimed to develop

    a tool-kit of instruments for the assessment, screening and outcomes monitoring

    of dementia conditions in Australia, across acute care, primary and community

    care, residential care, specialist care and research settings. This paper

    focuses on the example of Social Isolation but other heath outcome areas selected

    for investigation included: Dementia Staging and Descriptive Instruments;

    Health Related Quality of Life; Cognition; Associated Behavioural

    and Mental Symptoms; General Functioning; Economic Utility Measurement;

    and Patient and Carer Satisfaction with health services.

UOW Authors


  •   Sansoni, Janet E.
  •   Marosszeky, Nick (external author)
  •   Hawthorne, Graeme E. (external author)
  •   Sansoni, Emily (external author)

Publication Date


  • 2009

Citation


  • J. Sansoni, N. Marosszeky, G. Hawthorne & E. Sansoni, "Some highlights of the Australian dementia outcomes measurement suite (DOMS) project: social isolation", Alzheimer's Association International Conference on Alzheimer's Disease, 11-16 Jul 2009, Vienna, Austria. Alzheimer's & Dementia 5 4 (2009) P90-P90.

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/ahsri/481

Start Page


  • P90

End Page


  • P90

Volume


  • 5

Issue


  • 4

Place Of Publication


  • United States

Abstract


  • This paper highlights the findings of the Dementia Outcomes

    Measurement Suite (DOMS) project in Australia. This research consultancy

    project commissioned by the Australian Government aimed to develop

    a tool-kit of instruments for the assessment, screening and outcomes monitoring

    of dementia conditions in Australia, across acute care, primary and community

    care, residential care, specialist care and research settings. This paper

    focuses on the example of Social Isolation but other heath outcome areas selected

    for investigation included: Dementia Staging and Descriptive Instruments;

    Health Related Quality of Life; Cognition; Associated Behavioural

    and Mental Symptoms; General Functioning; Economic Utility Measurement;

    and Patient and Carer Satisfaction with health services.

UOW Authors


  •   Sansoni, Janet E.
  •   Marosszeky, Nick (external author)
  •   Hawthorne, Graeme E. (external author)
  •   Sansoni, Emily (external author)

Publication Date


  • 2009

Citation


  • J. Sansoni, N. Marosszeky, G. Hawthorne & E. Sansoni, "Some highlights of the Australian dementia outcomes measurement suite (DOMS) project: social isolation", Alzheimer's Association International Conference on Alzheimer's Disease, 11-16 Jul 2009, Vienna, Austria. Alzheimer's & Dementia 5 4 (2009) P90-P90.

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/ahsri/481

Start Page


  • P90

End Page


  • P90

Volume


  • 5

Issue


  • 4

Place Of Publication


  • United States