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The value of peer-led support groups among caregivers of persons with Parkinson's disease.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  24304631     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Many persons with Parkinson's disease are cared for by family members. The strain of caregiving can negatively affect the health of the caregiver and affect long-term care decisions, making caregiver support a priority. This study highlights the importance of peer-led support groups for family caregivers of persons with Parkinson's disease.
Authors:
Maryann Abendroth; Catherine A Greenblum; Jennifer A Gray
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Holistic nursing practice     Volume:  28     ISSN:  1550-5138     ISO Abbreviation:  Holist Nurs Pract     Publication Date:    2014 Jan-Feb
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-12-05     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8702105     Medline TA:  Holist Nurs Pract     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  48-54     Citation Subset:  N    
Affiliation:
School of Nursing and Health Studies, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb (Drs Abendroth and Gray); and Office of Jesse S. Greenblum, MD, PA, Fernandina Beach, Florida (Dr Greenblum).
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