Quality of life, caregiver burden, and resilience among the family caregivers of cancer survivors


ÜZAR ÖZÇETİN Y. S. , Dursun S. I.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF ONCOLOGY NURSING, vol.48, 2020 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 48
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ejon.2020.101832
  • Journal Name: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF ONCOLOGY NURSING
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Social Sciences Citation Index, Scopus, ASSIA, CINAHL, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Psycinfo

Abstract

Purpose: Family caregivers are critical sources of support to cancer survivors, but they also need to cope with the distress brought by the caregiving process. This study ascertained the resilience levels of the family caregivers of cancer survivors and then examined the relations between resilience, caregiver burden, and quality of life.