research data . Dataset . 2017

Core outcome measures for interventions to prevent or slow the progress of dementia for people living with mild to moderate dementia: Systematic review and consensus recommendations

Webster, Lucy; Groskreutz, Derek; Grinbergs-Saull, Anna; Howard, Rob; O’Brien, John T.; Mountain, Gail; Banerjee, Sube; Woods, Bob; Perneczky, Robert; Lafortune, Louise; ...
  • Published: 01 Jan 2017
  • Publisher: Figshare
<div><p>Background</p><p>There are no disease-modifying treatments for dementia. There is also no consensus on disease modifying outcomes. We aimed to produce the first evidence-based consensus on core outcome measures for trials of disease modification in mild-to-moderate dementia.</p><p>Methods and findings</p><p>We defined disease-modification interventions as those aiming to change the underlying pathology. We systematically searched electronic databases and previous systematic reviews for published and ongoing trials of disease-modifying treatments in mild-to-moderate dementia. We included 149/22,918 of the references found; with 81 outcome measures from 12...
free text keywords: Medicine, Neuroscience, Biotechnology, Sociology, Cancer, 111714 Mental Health, 110309 Infectious Diseases, MRI, meta-analysing disease modification trials, Disease Assessment Scale-Cognitive Subscale, CRD, psychometric properties, 81 outcome measures, Recommended core outcomes, Mini Mental State Examination, core outcome measures, mild-to-moderate dementia, disease modification, consensus recommendations Background, disease-modifying treatments, AD, Trial registration PROSPERO
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