• Medicine
  • Published 2004

Caregiver Burden and Health-related Quality of Life Among Stroke Caregivers

@inproceedings{Young2004CaregiverBA,
  title={Caregiver Burden and Health-related Quality of Life Among Stroke Caregivers},
  author={Kim Eun Young and Shin Eun Young and Kim Yoon Mi},
  year={2004}
}
Purpose: This study was performed to examine the relationship between caregiver burden and health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in family caregivers of stroke patients in the community. Methods: Subjects were 33 stroke patients who had a experience of hospitalization during last 1 year and their family. Data were obtained from personal interview by nursing students in October, 2003. We assessed the functional status of stroke patients, caregiver burden and the HRQOL of caregivers using SF-8… CONTINUE READING