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A review of instruments developed to measure outcomes for carers of people with mental health problems.

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OBJECTIVE: Community-based care for mental disorders places considerable burden on families and carers. Measuring their experiences has become a priority, but there is no consensus on appropriate instruments. We aimed to review instruments carers consider relevant to their needs and assess evidence for their use. METHOD: A literature search was conducted for outcome measures used with mental health carers. Identified instruments were assessed for their relevance to the outcomes identified by...

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Journal:
Acta psychiatrica Scandinavica
Volume:
117
Issue:
3
Pages:
164-176
Publication date:
2008-03-01
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EISSN:
1600-0447
ISSN:
0001-690X
Source identifiers:
176773
Language:
English
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2012-12-19

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