Funding for this research was provided by:
Association France Alzheimer
Fondation Patrick de Brou de Laurière
Received: 18 January 2019
Accepted: 20 January 2020
First Online: 6 March 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The protocol was drafted in accordance with the Declaration of Helsinki. The QOL-EHPAD study received approval from the “Sud Méditerranée IV” Ethics Committee, France, on February 13, 2018. Relevant parties are systematically notified of important protocol modifications. Due to the observational nature of the study, the Ethics Committee does not require consent forms. Nevertheless, the physician signs and dates each information notice provided to both the caregiver and the participant with dementia for traceability of the non-opposition.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.