Effects of Gender on Burden Among Caregivers of Alzheimer's Patients


AKPINAR SÖYLEMEZ B., KÜÇÜKGÜÇLÜ Ö., Yener G.

JOURNAL OF NURSING SCHOLARSHIP, vol.43, no.3, pp.248-254, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 43 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1547-5069.2011.01402.x
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF NURSING SCHOLARSHIP
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.248-254
  • Keywords: Gender, Alzheimer's disease, caregiver, burden, DEMENTIA, HUSBANDS, INVENTORY, HEALTH, STRAIN, WIVES, CARE, MEN
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Purpose: This study was conducted to determine the effects of gender on caregiver burden among caregivers of persons with Alzheimer's disease.