Monday January 22nd 2018

Nursing Home MS Residents Experience Less Stress and Pessimism Compared to Home-Based Non-Ambulatory MS Patients. (P4.153)

CONCLUSION: NH MS patients were less likely to report fatigue, tension and pessimism as compared to patients receiving HB care. These findings warrant further research including understanding patients/ care givers reports. More effective preventive and constructive interventions should be available in order to improve HB MS care including care givers support.Disclosure: Dr. Younus has nothing to disclose. Dr. Ahsan has nothing to disclose. Dr. Gupta has nothing to disclose. Dr. Kavak has nothing to disclose. Dr. Teter has received research support from Biogen Idec, EMD Serono, Novartis, and Genzyme Corp. Dr. Weinstock-Guttman has received personal compensation for activities with Biogen Idec, Teva Neuroscience, EMD Serono, Pfizer, Novartis, Genzyme, Sanofi-Aventis Pharmaceuticals, Inc., My…

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Nursing Home MS Residents Experience Less Stress and Pessimism Compared to Home-Based Non-Ambulatory MS Patients. (P4.153)

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