A Multicenter Pilot Study of Burden Among Caregivers of Geriatric Rehabilitation Patients With Neuromusculoskeletal Diseases

BORMAN P., Gokce-Kutsal Y., Terzioglu F., Okumus M., Ceceli E., KARAHAN S., ...More

REHABILITATION NURSING, vol.42, no.4, pp.199-209, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Editorial Material
  • Volume: 42 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/rnj.272
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.199-209
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


Purpose: In this study, we aimed to describe the sociodemographic characteristics of caregivers of patients in a geriatric unit and to clarify the relationship between caregiver burden and specific clinical variables in the patients and the characteristics of the caregivers.