Influences of mutuality, preparedness, and balance on caregivers of patients with dementia.

@article{Shyu2010InfluencesOM,
  title={Influences of mutuality, preparedness, and balance on caregivers of patients with dementia.},
  author={Yea-Ing L Shyu and Ching-Tzu Yang and C-C Huang and Hung-Chou Kuo and S. T. Chen and Wen-Chuin Hsu},
  journal={The journal of nursing research : JNR},
  year={2010},
  volume={18 3},
  pages={155-63}
}
BACKGROUND There is a lack of research exploring the influence of the role implementation process of family caregivers of older people with dementia in Taiwan. PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to investigate the predictive ability on positive and negative caregiving outcomes of several role implementation variables, including mutuality, preparedness, and balance between competing needs. METHODS A cross-sectional, correlational study design was used. Data were collected from family… CONTINUE READING