General health perception, depression and quality of life in geriatric grandmothers providing care for grandchildren


Yalcin B. M. , PİRDAL H., KARAKOC E. V. , ŞAHİN E. M. , Öztürk O., Unal M.

ARCHIVES OF GERONTOLOGY AND GERIATRICS, vol.79, pp.108-115, 2018 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 79
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.archger.2018.08.009
  • Journal Name: ARCHIVES OF GERONTOLOGY AND GERIATRICS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.108-115
  • Keywords: Geriatric, Grandmothers, Grandchildren, Babysitter, Custodial, Primary care, GRANDPARENTS RAISING GRANDCHILDREN, AMERICAN CUSTODIAL GRANDMOTHERS, STRESS, IMPACT, INVENTORY, CAREGIVER, SYMPTOMS, FAMILY

Abstract

Aim/background: To investigate levels of depression, quality of life, general health perception, and factors affecting these in grandmothers providing care for their grandchildren.