- Psychosocial burden of family caregivers to adults with cancerAnna Leila Williams
Frank H Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University, Hamden, Connecticut
Recent Results Cancer Res 197:73-85. 2014..There is a discussion of the factors that influence the caregiving experience (caregiver characteristics, patient characteristics, and social supports). The chapter concludes with comments on the state of caregiver research. ..
- Barriers to meditation by gender and age among cancer family caregiversAnna Leila Williams
Quinnipiac University School of Medicine, Hamden, Connecticut 06518 1908, USA
Nurs Res 61:22-7. 2012..Despite solid basic science research supporting meditation's physiologic benefits, meditation remains a marginalized practice for many Westerners; observational and descriptive studies indicate a spectrum of barriers to meditation practice...
- Cancer family caregiver depression: are religion-related variables important?Anna Leila Williams
Frank H Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University, Hamden, CT, USA
Psychooncology 24:825-31. 2015..The discrepant findings, coupled with emerging literature indicating religiosity may mitigate depression in some populations, led us to investigate religion-related variables to help predict CFC depressive symptoms...
- Cancer family caregivers: a new direction for interventionsAnna Leila Williams
Frank H Netter, MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University, Hamden, CT 06518, USA
J Palliat Med 15:775-83. 2012..The purpose of our study was to explore the lived experience of being a caregiver for an adult with lung or colon cancer, so as to guide the development of future intervention studies...