Areas of study

Introduction

The research literature on family caregiving is vast and diverse. This section highlights some important areas of research on family caregiving, including studies of the prevalence of caregiving and the assistance provided by caregivers; studies of the psychological, social, health, and economic impact of caregiving; studies of individual differences in response to caregiving; studies of the effects of interventions or public policies on caregivers; and issues faced by caregivers for specific conditions or disabilities and populations.

  1. Descriptions of the prevalence of caregiving and assistance provided by caregivers
  2. Studies of the psychological, social, health, and economic impact of caregiving
  3. Studies of individual differences in response to caregiving
  4. Studies of the effects of interventions and public policies on caregivers
  5. Caregiving for specific conditions or disabilities and populations
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