Social support and caregiver distress: a replication analysis.

  title={Social support and caregiver distress: a replication analysis.},
  author={Bonnie Miller and Aloen L Townsend and Erika C. Carpenter and Rhonda J. V. Montgomery and Douglass E Stull and Rosalie F. Young},
  journal={The journals of gerontology. Series B, Psychological sciences and social sciences},
  volume={56 4},
OBJECTIVES Prior studies have conceptualized and operationalized social support in different ways, making it difficult to determine if the inconsistencies in findings are due to differences in study design, samples, conceptualization, or measurement. The present study examined the replicability of models of social support and caregiver distress across 4 community-based caregiving studies representative of many conducted in the past 10 years. The goal was to identify areas of consistency in… CONTINUE READING


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