Title of project or programme
Title of PI Shared Decision Making (SDM) in care networks of older adults with dementia/ RAAKPRO
Principal Investigators of project/programme grant
Title Forname Surname Institution Country
Dr Myrra Vernooij-Dassen AlzheimerCenter Nijmegen / UMC St Radboud Netherlands
Address of institution of lead PI
Institution AlzheimerCenter Nijmegen / UMC St Radboud
Street Address PO Box 9101
City Nijmegen
Postcode 6500 HB
  • Netherlands
Source of funding information

Netherlands Organisation for Health Research and Development (ZonMw)

Total sum awarded (Euro)


Start date of award


Total duration of award in months


The project/programme is most relevant to
  • Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias

Dementia, Shared Decision Making

Research abstract in English

The project is a longitudinal qualitative study in which 20 health care networks of people with dementia are interviewed three times over transitions that occur in healthcare and the decision making here. This results in a model of SDM in te practice of carenetworks of people with dementia and in the development of a competency and a best practice description on the processsupport of SDM by case managers.

Lay Summary
In which category does this research fall?
  • Health and social care research

Types: Investments > €500k
Member States: Netherlands
Diseases: Alzheimer's disease & other dementias
Years: 2011
Database Categories: N/A
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