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Table 2 Summary of themes in included studies

From: Attitudes and preferences towards screening for dementia: a systematic review of the literature

Theme Reference
Pre-screen
Stigma and awareness of disease 22, 24, 27, 29, 30, 31, 33, 34, 35, 36, 38, 39, 43, 43, 47, 50
Role of family 27, 31, 32, 34, 36, 37, 38, 39
Existing health 22, 27, 31, 34, 36, 40
Health insurance/financial/Employment/driving 21, 28, 35, 43
Duration of contact 46
Locality 37, 46
Current practice/practicalities 36, 38, 40, 42, 44, 45, 49, 50
Lifestyle and life view 21, 24, 26, 27, 28, 29, 33, 37, 48, 50
Training 22, 31, 34, 36, 39, 47, 49, 50
In-screen
Time constraints 36, 41, 44, 45, 46
Inaccuracy of test 41, 45
Cost 38, 45
Communication 22
Post-screen
Lack of change in prognosis, treatment and patient benefit 21, 23, 24, 26, 27, 28, 29, 31, 32, 33, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 41, 42, 44, 45, 47, 48, 49
Role of support 30, 37