Life satisfaction among informal caregivers in comparison with non-caregivers.

  title={Life satisfaction among informal caregivers in comparison with non-caregivers.},
  author={C. Borg and Ingalill Rahm Hallberg},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of caring sciences},
  volume={20 4},
Being a caregiver with responsibility for someone with reduced health compared with not being a caregiver may mean different views of life satisfaction. Knowledge of what leads to reduced life satisfaction in caregivers may be helpful in interventions. Informal caregivers gainfully employed or not, aged 50-89 years, were studied with regard to life satisfaction depending on the extent of caregiving to identify types of social support of value for caregivers. A cross-sectional study was… CONTINUE READING

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