Topic Resources

FAMILY CAREGIVING

Journal Articles

Farran, C. J., Loukissa, D., Perraud, S., & Paun, O. (2003). Alzheimer's disease caregiving information and skills. Part I: Care recipient issues and concerns. Research in Nursing & Health, 26, 366-75.

Farran, C. J., Loukissa. D., Perraud, S., & Paun, O. (2004). Alzheimer's disease caregiving information and skills. Part II: Family caregiver issues and concerns. Research in Nursing & Health, 27, 40-51.

Given, B. A., & Given, C. W. (1991). Family caregiving for the elderly. Annual Review of Nursing Research, 977-101.

Janevic, M. R., & Connell, C. M. (2001) Racial, ethnic, and cultural differences in the dementia caregiving experience: Recent findings. Gerontologist, 41, 334-47.

Ostwald, S. K, Hepburn, K. W., & Burns, T. (2003). Training family caregivers of patients with dementia: A structured workshop approach. Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 29(1), 37-44, 55-6.

Pearlin, L. I., Mullan, J. T., Semple, S. J., & Skaff, M. M. (1990). Caregiving and the stress process: An overview of concepts and their measures. Gerontologist, 30, 583-94.

Perraud, S., Farran, C. J., Loukissa, D., & Paun, O. (2004). Alzheimer's disease caregiving information and skills. Part III: Group process issues and concerns. Research in Nursing & Health, 27, 110-120.

Pinquart, M., & Sorensen, S. (2003). Differences between caregivers and noncaregivers in psychological health and physical health: A meta-analysis. Psychology & Aging, 18, 250-67.

Robinson, B. (1983). Validation of a caregiver strain index. Journal of Gerontology, 38, 344-348.

Sorensen, S., Pinquart ,M., & Duberstein P. (2002). How effective are interventions with caregivers? An updated meta-analysis. Gerontologist, 42, 356-72.


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