Caregiving tasks among family caregivers of patients with lung cancer.

  title={Caregiving tasks among family caregivers of patients with lung cancer.},
  author={Tamilyn Bakas and Russell R Lewis and John E. Parsons},
  journal={Oncology nursing forum},
  volume={28 5},
PURPOSE/OBJECTIVES To describe family caregivers' perceptions of time spent and difficulty experienced with performing specific caregiving tasks for patients with lung cancer. To compare adult child and spousal caregivers in relation to time and difficulty of tasks. DESIGN A secondary analysis of data from a study using a cross-sectional, descriptive, comparison design. SETTING A university outpatient oncology center, two veterans administration outpatient clinics, and a private outpatient… CONTINUE READING

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