Reliability, validity and relevance of needs assessment instruments for informal dementia caregivers : a psychometric systematic review protocol

Kipfer, Stephanie (School of Health Sciences Fribourg, University of Applied Sciences and Arts Western Switzerland, Fribourg, Switzerland; Bureau d’Echange des Savoirs pour des pratiques exemplaires de soins (BEST): a Joanna Briggs Institute Centre of Excellence, Lausanne, Switzerland) ; Eicher, Manuela (Faculty of Biology and Medicine, Institute of Higher Education and Research in Healthcare (IFS), University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland) ; Oulevey Bachmann, Annie (Faculty of Biology and Medicine, Institute of Higher Education and Research in Healthcare (IFS), University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland; La Source, School of nursing sciences, HES-SO University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Western Switzerland, Av. Vinet 30, Lausanne; Bureau d’Echange des Savoirs pour des pratiques exemplaires de soins (BEST): a Joanna Briggs Institute Centre of Excellence, Lausanne, Switzerland) ; Pihet, Sandrine (School of Health Sciences Fribourg, University of Applied Sciences and Arts Western Switzerland, Fribourg, Switzerland)

The objective of this psychometric review is to identify needs assessment instruments for informal dementia caregivers which are: i. Reliable and valid in measuring the needs of informal dementia caregivers ii. Relevant for clinical practice, research and informal caregivers More specifically, the aim is to present an overview and an evaluation of the available needs assessment instruments, including: i) their psychometrics (reliability and validity) when available, and ii) their relevance according to the instrument characteristics, namely, their purpose, application method, administration burden, number of items and domain structure.


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Article Type:
scientifique
Faculty:
Santé
School:
HEdS-FR
La Source
Institute:
Secteur Recherche et Développement (Ra&D) de l'Institut et Haute Ecole de la Santé La Source
Subject(s):
Santé
Date:
2018-02
Pagination:
17 p.
Published in:
JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports
Numeration (vol. no.):
2018, vol. 16, no. 2, p. 269-286
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ISSN:
2202-4433
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