Patterns of caregiver experiences among partners of cancer patients.

@article{Nijboer2000PatternsOC,
  title={Patterns of caregiver experiences among partners of cancer patients.},
  author={Cora H. A. Nijboer and Mattanja Triemstra and Reike Tempelaar and Maximilian Mulder and Robbert Sanderman and Geertrudis A M van den Bos},
  journal={The Gerontologist},
  year={2000},
  volume={40 6},
  pages={738-46}
}
This study describes patterns of caregiving experiences in partners of patients with cancer (N=148) over a 6-month period. Caregiving experiences were assessed by means of the Caregiver Reaction Assessment Scale (CRA), which consists of four negative dimensions and one positive subscale: Disrupted Schedule, Financial Problems, Lack of Family Support, Loss of Physical Strength, and Self-Esteem. Subgroup analyses were performed according to gender, age, and socioeconomic status (SES). Type, size… CONTINUE READING

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