Care-giver stress

Journal Article

Recent research on care-giver stress focuses extensively on its predictors and health consequences, especially for family members of persons with dementia. This review highlights findings from four areas of care-giver stress research: care-giver health outcomes, differential impacts of social support, care giving for family members with dementia, and balancing work and care-giving responsibilities.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Gwyther, LP; Strulowitz, SY

Published Date

  • January 1, 1998

Published In

  • Current Opinion in Psychiatry

Volume / Issue

  • 11 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 431 - 434

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/00001504-199807000-00012