Journal article

Implementing dementia risk reduction in primary care: a preliminary conceptual model based on a scoping review of practitioners' views

Kali Godbee, Jane Gunn, Nicola T Lautenschlager, Eleanor Curran, Victoria J Palmer

Primary Health Care Research and Development | CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS | Published : 2019


Primary care practitioners (PCPs) do not routinely promote dementia risk reduction. The purpose of this study was to map the published literature on the views of PCPs about dementia risk reduction, in order to identify implementation constructs and strategies crucial to the development of an implementation intervention to support dementia risk reduction in primary care. We undertook a scoping review of the PCPs' views about promoting brain health for reducing dementia risk. We searched MEDLINE, PsycINFO, CINAHL, and Embase for English-language articles published between 1995 and December 2017. We then applied the Consolidated Framework for Implementation Research (CFIR) and matched Expert Re..

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Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia

Funding Acknowledgements

This work was supported by a PhD Fellowship attached to the Maintain Your Brain (MYB) Study, funded by the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (APP1095097). The funding body had no role in the review.