Caregiving, dyadic quality of life and dyadic relationships in lupus.

AIMS Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) mostly affects young women, adversely affecting their quality of life (QOL). Caregivers may experience caregiver burden (CGB), and it may lower the quality of their relationship. Herein we studied caregiving and CGB and their effects on QOL and relationships in SLE. METHODS We recruited 10 dyads from the Lupus… (More)