Ethnic differences in social network help-seeking strategies among Latino and Euro-Aamerican dementia caregivers.

@article{Valle2004EthnicDI,
  title={Ethnic differences in social network help-seeking strategies among Latino and Euro-Aamerican dementia caregivers.},
  author={Ram{\'o}n Valle and Ann Marie Yamada and Concepci{\'o}n Barrio},
  journal={Aging & mental health},
  year={2004},
  volume={8 6},
  pages={535-43}
}
This research explores the help-seeking behavior of Euro-American and Latino caregivers who provide homecare assistance to an older adult with dementia. A community sample of 89 caregiver-care recipient pairs (39 Latino and 50 Euro-American) was interviewed. Descriptive, bivariate, and multivariate analyses were conducted to examine ethnic differences in use of an informal social network for help with caregiving tasks. Caregiver experiences that may impact help-seeking behaviors such as… CONTINUE READING

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