Gender differences in research samples of family carers of adults with cancer: a systematic review

@inproceedings{Young2020GenderDI,
  title={Gender differences in research samples of family carers of adults with cancer: a systematic review},
  author={Jenny Young and Richard G. Kyle and Angela Sun},
  year={2020}
}
Rising global demand for informal care makes it increasingly important to have a comprehensive understanding of carers’ experiences. However, research is thought to be skewed towards women’s experience, leading some to call men ‘forgotten carers’. A systematic review following Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic reviews and Meta-Analysis guidelines was conducted to assess the gender balance of study samples of family carers of someone living with cancer. A total of 82 articles involving…