- Employment status, social ties, and caregivers' mental healthCarolyn C Cannuscio
Merck Research Laboratories, Department of Epidemiology, Blue Bell, PA 19422, USA
Soc Sci Med 58:1247-56. 2004..In this cross-sectional study, employment status did not seem to confer additional mental health risk or benefit to informal caregivers, while access to extensive social ties was associated with more favorable caregiver health outcomes...
- Reverberations of family illness: a longitudinal assessment of informal caregiving and mental health status in the Nurses' Health StudyCarolyn C Cannuscio
Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Am J Public Health 92:1305-11. 2002..This study examined the association between caregiving for disabled or ill family members, estimated to occur in more than 22 million US households, and change in mental health...