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DREAMS (Dementia Related Manual for Sleep) START (Strategies for Relatives)

Project title: DREAMS (Dementia Related Manual for Sleep) START (Strategies for Relatives)

Call to action: 14/220 14/220 Improving sleep for people with dementia living in the community

Research type: Primary Research

Chief investigator: Professor Gillian LivingstonORCID

Lead Author: Professor Gillian LivingstonORCID

Contractor: University College London

Cost: £406,347.00

Co-investigators: Dr Julie Barber, Dr Penny Rapaport, Dr Simon Kyle, Ms Rossana Horsley, Professor Claudia Cooper, Professor Colin Espie.

Started: February 2016 | Status: Published December 2018

ISRCTN: 36983298

This study designed an intervention to help dementia carers manage their relatives' sleep disturbances and showed that it would be acceptable and feasible to evaluate in a full randomised trial.

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