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Self-reported physical and mental health of Australian carers: A cross-sectional study

Hussain, Rafat; Wark, Stuart; Dillon, Gina; Ryan, Peta

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Objective To report on self-reported physical and mental health of informal carers in rural regions of New South Wales, Australia. Methods A cross-sectional community-based sample (n=222) of carers completed a questionnaire incorporating self-reported measures of health from validated international instruments including Medical Outcomes Study Scale (SF-36), the Centre for Epidemiology-Depression (CES-D) and Kessler-10 (K-10) Psychological Distress Scales, along with information on participant...[Show more]

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Date published: 2016
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/153618
Source: BMJ Open
DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-011417

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