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Table 1 Measurement instruments

From: The effects of dementia care mapping on nursing home residents’ quality of life and staff attitudes: design of the quasi-experimental study Leben-QD II

Residents
Variable Instrument/source Type of variable
Demographic variables Single items Control variables
Qol Quality of Life-Alzheimer’s Disease (Qol-AD) Primary outcome
Qol QUALIDEM Secondary outcome
Neuropsychiatric symptoms Neuropsychiatric Inventory – Nursing Homes (NPI-NH) Secondary outcome
Dependency Physical Self-Maintenance Scale (PSMS) Control variables
Dementia severity Functional Assessment Staging (FAST) Control variable
Medication Medication documentation sheets Control variable
Staff
Variable Instrument/source Type of variable
Demographic variables Single items Control variables
Perception of dementia Attitudes to Dementia Questionnaire (ADQ) Primary outcome
Job satisfaction Copenhagen Psychosocial Questionnaire (COPSOQ) (4 Item Scale) Secondary outcome
Burnout Copenhagen Burnout Inventory (CBI) Secondary outcome
Dementia-specific burden BelaDem Questionnaire Control variables
Implementation process
Domain Instrument/source Type of variable
Intervention characteristics outer setting, inner setting, characteristics of individuals process of implementation Interviews with head nurses and staff members Influencing factor
Characteristics of individuals single items of staff questionnaire Influencing factor
Inner setting DIQ questionnaire Influencing factor
Inner setting SYMLOG Influencing factor
Process of implementation Process documents (for example, posters, protocols, mail) Influencing factor
Fidelity of implementation Interviews with head nurses and staff members; single items of staff questionnaire; process documents (posters, protocols, action plans) Degree of implementation
Successful implementation of PCC Resident records Degree of implementation
Environmental changes Dementia Milieu Assessment (DMA) Degree of implementation
Cost effectiveness
Domain Instrument/source Type of variable
Resource use Nursing home administration system Cost outcome