Predictors of life satisfaction among caregivers of individuals with multiple sclerosis.

@article{WaldronPerrine2009PredictorsOL,
  title={Predictors of life satisfaction among caregivers of individuals with multiple sclerosis.},
  author={Brigid Waldron-Perrine and Lisa J. Rapport and Kelly A Ryan and Kaja Telmet Harper},
  journal={The Clinical neuropsychologist},
  year={2009},
  volume={23 3},
  pages={462-78}
}
Research on life satisfaction among caregivers of persons with multiple sclerosis (MS) is sparse. This study examined the extent to which MS-specific disease and psychosocial characteristics predict caregiver life satisfaction. Participants were 64 caregivers of patients with MS and the patients for whom they care. Multiple regression analysis indicated that caregiver perception of illness uncertainty and patients' unawareness of deficits have unique value in predicting caregiver life… CONTINUE READING

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