ERIC Number: EJ429657
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Current Research Issues in Caregiving to the Elderly.
MaloneBeach, Eileen E.; Zarit, Steven H.
International Journal of Aging and Human Development, v32 n2 p103-14 1991
Reviews caregiving literature, focusing on current limitations and future directions for study in areas of sampling and research design. Suggests ways to refine sampling procedures and to more carefully define what caregiver is. Suggests dyadic measurements of caregiver, elder, and family. Notes that, in examining progressive phenomenon such as Alzheimer's disease or memory loss, longitudinal designs are necessary. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
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