Exploring the other side of cancer care: the informal caregiver.

@article{Papastavrou2009ExploringTO,
  title={Exploring the other side of cancer care: the informal caregiver.},
  author={Evridiki Papastavrou and Andreas Charalambous and Haritini Tsangari},
  journal={European journal of oncology nursing : the official journal of European Oncology Nursing Society},
  year={2009},
  volume={13 2},
  pages={128-36}
}
OBJECTIVES To identify the caregiver outcomes among relatives caring for patients with cancer and to examine the patient and family caregiver variables that predicted for caregiver burden and depression. METHODS One hundred and thirty caregivers completed the Greek versions of the Burden Interview (BI), the Center of Epidemiology--Depression Scale (CES-D) and the Ways of Coping Questionnaire. Principal component analysis was performed to examine the underlying dimensions of caregiver outcome… CONTINUE READING

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