The value of telephone support groups among ethnically diverse caregivers of persons with dementia Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Caregivers
  • Dementia
  • Ethnic Groups
  • Self-Help Groups
  • Telephone

abstract

  • The findings demonstrate that telecommunications technology can overcome the often formidable logistical problems faced by both English- and Spanish-speaking caregivers, and it can provide benefits similar to those obtained in face-to-face support groups.

publication date

  • January 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1093/geront/46.1.134

PubMed ID

  • 16452294

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 134

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 46

number

  • 1