Both patient and caregiver gender impact depressive symptoms among organ transplant caregivers: who is at risk and why?

Abstract

This study investigated the impact of patient and caregiver gender on caregiver depressive symptoms. Caregivers' use of relationship-focused coping and dimensions of caregiver burden were examined as potential mediators of gender differences in depressive symptoms. Ninety-three organ transplant candidates and their caregivers completed written… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/1359105310393542

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