The objectives of the study were to (1) compare the effectiveness of two interventions for Hispanic caregivers of people with dementia in decreasing caregiver burden, depressive symptoms, and stress and improving physical function; (2) examine whether being a spouse or a child of the care recipient predicted the effectiveness of the interventions.

Project page: Reducing Burden on Hispanic Caregivers of Relatives with Dementia -- The Northern Manhattan Hispanic Caregiver Intervention Effectiveness Study (NHiCE)
Principal Investigator: Jose Alejandro Luchsinger, MD, MPH
Organization: Columbia University Health Sciences
Original project title: Northern‐Manhattan Hispanic Caregiver Intervention Effectiveness Study (NHiCE)
HSRProj ID: 20143534 
ClinicalTrials.gov ID: NCT02092987

To cite this document, please use: Luchsinger J, Burgio L, Mittelman M, et al. 2019. Reducing Burden on Hispanic Caregivers of Relatives with Dementia ‐‐ The Northern Manhattan Hispanic Caregiver Intervention Effectiveness Study (NHiCE). Washington, DC: Patient‐Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI). https://doi.org/10.25302/3.2019.CE.13047160

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