The needs of informal caregivers and barriers of primary care workers toward dementia management in primary care: a qualitative study in Beijing

Meirong Wang, Shuang Shao, Jing Li, Yingjie Liu, Xiaojingyuan Xu, Juan Du
2018 BMC Family Practice  
Informal caregivers of people with dementia in Beijing are increasingly called upon to provide home-based care for their patients due to the increasing number of dementia patients and the shortage of standardized institutional solutions of care for patients in China. This study aimed to clarify the needs of informal caregivers and barriers of primary care workers toward dementia management in primary care in Beijing to provide references that may help to improve the care and services provided
more » ... individuals with dementia and their family caregivers residing in urban China.
doi:10.1186/s12875-018-0890-7 pmid:30572842 pmcid:PMC6302289 fatcat:cl2o36bcn5cinbxfd43dqrlqpq