Burden of care and general health in families of patients with schizophrenia

Abstract

De-institutionalization of psychiatric patients has led to a greater emphasis on family management in the community, and family members are often overwhelmed by the demands that caring for a patient with schizophrenia involves. Most studies of family burden in schizophrenia have taken place in developed countries. The current study examined family burden… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00127-005-0963-5

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