Needs of family caregivers of advanced cancer patients: a survey in Shanghai of China.

@article{Cui2014NeedsOF,
  title={Needs of family caregivers of advanced cancer patients: a survey in Shanghai of China.},
  author={Jing Cui and Lu Jie Song and Li Jun Zhou and Heiner Meng and Jing Jing Zhao},
  journal={European journal of cancer care},
  year={2014},
  volume={23 4},
  pages={562-9}
}
It is important to understand the unmet needs of family caregivers of advanced cancer patients for developing and refining services to address the identified gaps in cancer care. To explore their needs in Chinese mainland and the possible factors associated with their needs, a self-developed questionnaire was used to survey a sample of 649 participants in 15 hospitals of Shanghai. The data were analysed using descriptive statistics, factor analysis, t-test, one-way ANOVA, and Fishers least… CONTINUE READING