Dementia

Dementia partner

as part of LASA139 (partner questions)

Contact: Dorly Deeg

Background
Memory problems and dementia of the partner were asked by means of two questions. The questions are part of a larger questionnaire covering the relationship and functioning of the respondents’ partner.

Measurement instruments in LASA
The following two questions were asked in the self-administered questionnaire:


Questionnaires
LASAE139 / LASAF139 / LASAG139 / LASAH139 / LAS3B139 (qpmemo, qpdeme; in self-administered questionnaire, in Dutch)

Variable information
LASAE139 / LASAF139 / LASAG139 / LASAH139 / LAS3B139
(qpmemo, qpdememe, pdf)

Availability of information per wave 1:

 

B

C

D

E


2B*

F

G

H



3B*

MB*

I*

Dementia partner

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.

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Sa

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Sa

Sa

Sa

Sa

-

Sa

1 More information about the LASA data collection waves is available on:  
http://www.lasa-vu.nl/data/lasa/sampleLASAdatacollection.html

* 2B=baseline second cohort;
   3B=baseline third cohort;
   MB=migrants: baseline first cohort (Under Construction);
   I=Under Construction

Sa=data collected in self-administered questionnaire

Previous use in LASA
So far, these questions have not been used in scientific articles.