Family Caregivers of Persons With Spinal Cord Injury: Predicting Caregivers at Risk for Probable Depression.

@article{Dreer2007FamilyCO,
  title={Family Caregivers of Persons With Spinal Cord Injury: Predicting Caregivers at Risk for Probable Depression.},
  author={L. Dreer and T. Elliott and R. Shewchuk and J. Berry and P. Rivera},
  journal={Rehabilitation psychology},
  year={2007},
  volume={52 3},
  pages={
          351-357
        }
}
OBJECTIVE: To determine the percentage of family caregivers of persons with spinal cord injury (SCI) with probable depression and to test the hypothesis that dysfunctional problem-solving abilities would be significantly predictive of risk status after taking into account important demographic characteristics and caregiver health. DESIGN: Correlational and logistic regression analyses of data collected in a cross-sectional design. PARTICIPANTS: Eighteen men and 103 women caregivers (mean age of… Expand
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