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Focus on quality. balancing act... who will care for and support these aging caregivers?

Canadian Nurse

Author: Brown, S., Zamprogna, A.
Type: Journal Article
Year: 1996


An elderly woman lives independently with an adopted grandchild with special education needs. She has a husband in a long term care facility, and a daughter with a debilitating illness. An elderly man is caring for his wife who has multiple medical problems. Home Care services are in place, but he refuses to consider alternatives for his wife or himself, should his health become compromised.

Further Details

Pages: 53-4
Volume: 92
Issue: 3
Accession Number: 26.3.03
Keywords: older, carer, health improvement
Reads: 153