ERIC Number: EJ400213
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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The Effects of Alternative Support Strategies on Family Caregiving.
Montgomery, Rhonda J. V.; Borgatta, Edgar F.
Gerontologist, v29 n4 p457-64 Aug 1989
Studied effects of five 12-month support strategy treatments on family caregivers (N=541) of impaired elderly persons. Found caregivers of elderly persons remaining in community reported lower levels of subjective burden. Found services delayed nursing home placement by adult child caregivers but encouraged placement by spouse caregivers. (Author/CM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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