6 Recommendations for further research

6 Recommendations for further research

6.1 Research is needed to generate robust and relevant data on the effects of treating people with Alzheimer's disease on both short-term and long-term outcomes, disease progression through relevant health states, and quality of life.

6.2 Research is needed on the impact of treating Alzheimer's disease on mortality and institutionalisation, and to assess the relationship between disease progression and carer utility (quality of life).

  • National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)