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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Comparative Effectiveness of Delivery Methods for Caregiver Support and Education
Principal Investigator:

Shahrzad Mavandadi

Location: Philadelphia, PA
Congressional District Code: 2
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: October 2015 - November 2021
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $0
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


 DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Background Existing interventions for informal caregivers (CGs) of care recipients (CRs) with dementia vary on multiple dimensions (e.g., content, administration time, mode of delivery), and findings indicate that these programs are effective in improving CG and CR outcomes. Our team has developed and evaluated two CG programs that are unique in that they are relatively brief (i.e., 3 months) and rely solely on telephone administration. The original...

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