ERIC Number: EJ472333
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Expanding the Conceptualization of Caregiver Coping: The Importance of Relationship-Focused Coping Strategies.
Kramer, Betty J.
Family Relations, v42 n4 p383-91 Oct 1993
Used stress and coping model to study predictors of individual differences in caregiver depression and satisfaction among 72 wife caregivers of husbands with Alzheimer's disease. Specifically examined relationship-focused caregiver coping strategies. Findings support need for expansion of conceptualization of caregiver coping to include interpersonal dimensions. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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