[The effects of a support group intervention on the burden of primary family caregivers of stroke patients].

@article{Yoo2007TheEO,
  title={[The effects of a support group intervention on the burden of primary family caregivers of stroke patients].},
  author={Eun-Kwang Yoo and Sanghee Jeon and Jeong-Eun Yang},
  journal={Taehan Kanho Hakhoe chi},
  year={2007},
  volume={37 5},
  pages={693-702}
}
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to develop and evaluate the effects of a support group intervention on the burden of primary family caregivers of stroke patients. METHOD A nonequivalent control group pretest-posttest design was used. The subjects were 36 primary family caregivers of stroke patients [experimental(N=18) and control(N=18) groups] in a neurosurgery ward of a university hospital. The experimental group members participated in six sessions of a support group intervention for… CONTINUE READING