Published on in Vol 1, No 1 (2018): Jan-Jun

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/8475, first published .
A Web-Based Intervention to Help Caregivers of Older Adults With Dementia and Multiple Chronic Conditions: Qualitative Study

A Web-Based Intervention to Help Caregivers of Older Adults With Dementia and Multiple Chronic Conditions: Qualitative Study

A Web-Based Intervention to Help Caregivers of Older Adults With Dementia and Multiple Chronic Conditions: Qualitative Study

Jenny Ploeg 1, 2, 3*, RN, PhD;  Carrie McAiney 4, 5*, PhD;  Wendy Duggleby 6, 7*, RN, PhD;  Tracey Chambers 1*, BScN, MSc, RN;  Annie Lam 1*, BScN, MSc, RN;  Shelley Peacock 8*, RN, PhD;  Kathryn Fisher 1, 2*, PhD;  Dorothy Anne Forbes 9*, RN, PhD;  Sunita Ghosh 10, 11, 12*, PhD, PStat, PStat (ASA);  Maureen Markle-Reid 1, 2, 13*, RN, MScN, PhD;  Jean Triscott 14, 15*, MD, CCFP (COE), FAAFP, FCFP;  Allison Williams 16*, PhD

1 Aging, Community & Health Research Unit , McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, CA

2 School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, CA

3 Department of Health, Aging & Society , McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, CA

4 Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, CA

5 Program for Interprofessional Practice, Education and Research, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, CA

6 Innovations in Seniors' Care Research Unit, Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, CA

7 Faculty of Nursing , University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, CA

8 College of Nursing , University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, CA

9 Faculty of Health Sciences , Western University, London, ON, CA

10 Department of Medical Oncology, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, CA

11 Department of Mathematical & Statistical Sciences , University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, CA

12 CancerControl , Alberta Health Services, Edmonton, AB, CA

13 Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence & Impact , McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, CA

14 Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine & Dentristry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, CA

15 Division of Care of the Elderly, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, CA

16 School of Geography & Earth Sciences, Faculty of Science, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, CA

*all authors contributed equally

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  • Jenny Ploeg, RN, PhD
  • School of Nursing
  • Faculty of Health Sciences
  • McMaster University
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