Relationship between family caregiver burden and physical frailty in older adults without dementia: a systematic review

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BACKGROUND Physical frailty is a prevalent syndrome in older adults that increases vulnerability for a range of adverse outcomes including increased dependency and death. Caregivers of older adults experience significant physical, emotional, and financial burden, which is associated with poor physical and mental health. While it is known that care… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s13643-017-0447-1

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@inproceedings{Ringer2017RelationshipBF, title={Relationship between family caregiver burden and physical frailty in older adults without dementia: a systematic review}, author={T. Ringer and Afeez Abiola Hazzan and Arnav Agarwal and Adam Mutsaers and Alexandra Papaioannou}, booktitle={Systematic reviews}, year={2017} }