An Evaluation of Caregivers` Perceived Workload with Residents Suffering from Dementia in Nursing Homes for the Elderly


How does the care-giving staff in a home for the elderly experience caring for people with dementia? To answer this question, the State of Upper Austria has commissioned this project, which takes into account the varying influences of care concepts as well as conditions specific to individual homes.

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D. Wetzelhütter, K. Hasengruber, R. Kränzl-Nagl, T. Ortner - Measuring caregivers’ perceived workbased stress in nursing homes for the elderly – a concept considering residents suffering from dementia in Researching Ageing (Editors: M. Łuszczyńska) - Routledge - Taylor and Francis Group, 2020,… more