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Caregiving and mental health among workers: Longitudinal evidence from a large cohort of adults in Thailand

Yiengprugsawan, Vasoontara; Leach, Liana; Berecki-Gisolf, Janneke; Kendig, Hal; Harley, David; Seubsman, Sam-Ang; Sleigh, Adrian

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BACKGROUND As people in middle and lower income countries live longer, more people become sick, disabled, and frail and the demand for family caregiving grows. Thailand faces such challenges. This study investigates the relationship between caregiving and mental health among workers drawn from a large longitudinal cohort of Thai adults. METHODS Participants were drawn from the Thai Health-Risk Transition Study, a cohort study since 2005 of distance-learning adult Open University students...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2016-12
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/140383
Source: SSM - population health
DOI: 10.1016/j.ssmph.2016.01.004

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