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Sanders, Sara - - 2009
Men are playing greater roles in the provision of care for older adults with chronic health conditions. Husbands, in particular, encounter many role transformations as they witness their wives grow in levels of dependence as a result of their illnesses. This qualitative study examines the changes that occurred in the ...
Sussman, Tamara - - 2009
Despite the vast literature on caregiver stress, few studies have explored how community services affect the stress process for spousal caregivers. The current study explores the differential effects of emotional and tangible support provided by family and friends and by formal services, and caregivers' perceptions of community services on spousal ...
Cagle, John - - 2009
Education is a frequently used social work intervention. Yet it seems to be an underappreciated and a deceptively complex intervention that social workers may not be adequately prepared to use. Reliable, accessible information is essential as it helps prevent unnecessary crises, facilitates coping, and promotes self-determination. This article conceptualizes education ...
Mason, Susan - - 2009
This study addresses the factors influencing decisions to send medicine-surgical (med-surg) patients home or to nursing facilities (NFs). The sample (n = 7,852) was taken from a large, urban, teaching, med-surg unit where discharges were documented and data collected over a two-and-a-half-year period. Using logistical regression, the factors found to ...
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Howard, Steve - - 2009
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Manchester, Anne - - 2009
Kitayama-Moore, Rachel - - 2009
Weststrate, Jan - - 2009
Jones, Shelley - - 2009
Phillips, Margaret - - 2009
Mahoney, Laurie - - 2009
Arcus, Kerri - - 2009
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