The association between caregiving satisfaction, difficulties and coping among older family caregivers.

@article{Ekwall2007TheAB,
  title={The association between caregiving satisfaction, difficulties and coping among older family caregivers.},
  author={Anna Kristensson Ekwall and Ingalill Rahm Hallberg},
  journal={Journal of clinical nursing},
  year={2007},
  volume={16 5},
  pages={832-44}
}
AIMS AND OBJECTIVES The aim was to study the association between gender, extent and content of care, satisfaction, coping and difficulties in the caregiving situation among older (75+) caregivers and to identify clusters of caregivers. The aim was also to explore psychometrically two instruments assessing satisfaction and difficulties in family caregivers. BACKGROUND Caregiving is a complicated phenomenon. Much of the research has focused on negative aspects, such as the burden, stress and… CONTINUE READING

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