Perceived mood, health, and burden in female Mexican American family cancer caregivers.

@article{Wells2009PerceivedMH,
  title={Perceived mood, health, and burden in female Mexican American family cancer caregivers.},
  author={Jo Nell Burgess Wells and Carolyn Spence Cagle and David Marshall and Mary Luna Hollen},
  journal={Health care for women international},
  year={2009},
  volume={30 7},
  pages={629-54}
}
Female family caregivers of various global cultures provide basic care in health, social, emotional, and financial domains for family members with cancer and may sacrifice their own health to do so. To learn about role-related mood, health status self-perceptions, and burden of one cultural group, we used qualitative and quantitative approaches to study 34 Mexican American (MA) women who provided care for an ill family member with cancer. We report quantitative data on study variables and make… CONTINUE READING

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