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Does structured exercise improve cognitive impairment in people with mild to moderate dementia? A cost-effectiveness analysis from a confirmatory randomised controlled trial: The Dementia and Physical Activity (DAPA) Trial

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Background
Previous studies suggest that physical exercise could slow dementia progression. However, evidence for the cost effectiveness of structured exercise is conflicting and based on small trials.


Objectives
The objective of this study was to compare the cost effectiveness of a tailored, structured, moderate- to high-intensity exercise programme versus usual care in people with mild to moderate dementia.


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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1007/s41669-018-0097-9

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ORCID:
0000-0001-6041-8837
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Publisher:
Springer Nature Publisher's website
Journal:
PharmacoEconomics - Open Journal website
Volume:
3
Issue:
2
Pages:
215-227
Publication date:
2018-09-11
Acceptance date:
2018-09-03
DOI:
EISSN:
2509-4254
ISSN:
2509-4262
Pmid:
30206826
Source identifiers:
920803
Language:
English
Pubs id:
pubs:920803
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uuid:a7ca7495-28a0-48d7-8906-65002212ee4c
Local pid:
pubs:920803
Deposit date:
2019-02-11

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