Effects of a lifestyle physical activity intervention on family caregivers of persons with dementia: A randomized controlled trial
Learning Areas:Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Assessment of individual and community needs for health education
Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Public health or related nursing
Evaluate the impact of a lifestyle intervention on improving physical activity among family caregivers of persons with dementia. Demonstrate positive correlates of improvement in physical activity among family caregivers of persons with dementia. Compare the Enhanced Physical Activity Intervention benefits to improving physical health and well-being relative to The Caregiver Skillbuilding Intervention.
Keyword(s): Caregivers, Dementia
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I served as Project Director for this study from its inception. As such, I trained, supervised and evaluated project personnel; Managed all aspects of data collection; developed quality control procedures and manuals for study operations; oversaw subject recruitment; and directed the preparation of IRB documents, reports, data management requests, and manuscripts.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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