A review of instruments developed to measure outcomes for carers of people with mental health problems.

@article{Harvey2008ARO,
  title={A review of instruments developed to measure outcomes for carers of people with mental health problems.},
  author={Kate Delcie Harvey and Jocelyn Catty and Alan W. Langman and Hal Winfield and Sarah Clement and Elizabeth K. Burns and Sarah Jill White and Tom R. Burns},
  journal={Acta psychiatrica Scandinavica},
  year={2008},
  volume={117 3},
  pages={
          164-76
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Community-based care for mental disorders places considerable burden on families and carers. Measuring their experiences has become a priority, but there is no consensus on appropriate instruments. We aimed to review instruments carers consider relevant to their needs and assess evidence for their use. METHOD A literature search was conducted for outcome measures used with mental health carers. Identified instruments were assessed for their relevance to the outcomes identified by… CONTINUE READING
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