Allison M Burton

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Bereavement after caregiving or unexpected death: effects on elderly spouses
    A M Burton
    School of Aging Studies, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Aging Ment Health 10:319-26. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Predictors of well-being in bereaved former hospice caregivers: the role of caregiving stressors, appraisals, and social resources
    Allison M Burton
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham VAMC Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
    Palliat Support Care 6:149-58. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Predictors of depression and life satisfaction among spousal caregivers in hospice: application of a stress process model
    William E Haley
    Department of Gerontology, University of South Florida, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, LifePath Hospice, Tampa, Florida 33620, USA
    J Palliat Med 6:215-24. 2003

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. ncbi request reprint Bereavement after caregiving or unexpected death: effects on elderly spouses
    A M Burton
    School of Aging Studies, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Aging Ment Health 10:319-26. 2006
    ..Thus experiencing an unexpected death may put bereaved spouses at risk for depression, while high-stress caregiving may lead to problems with social isolation...
  2. doi request reprint Predictors of well-being in bereaved former hospice caregivers: the role of caregiving stressors, appraisals, and social resources
    Allison M Burton
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham VAMC Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
    Palliat Support Care 6:149-58. 2008
    ..The current literature on caregiving and bereavement indicates that the relationship between these two common life events is complex and needs to be further studied in order to gain a more comprehensive understanding of their interaction...
  3. ncbi request reprint Predictors of depression and life satisfaction among spousal caregivers in hospice: application of a stress process model
    William E Haley
    Department of Gerontology, University of South Florida, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, LifePath Hospice, Tampa, Florida 33620, USA
    J Palliat Med 6:215-24. 2003
    ..Further research providing evidence on caregiver risk and protective factors could improve the conceptual and empirical basis for psychosocial interventions for hospice family caregivers...