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Caregiver burden and stress in psychiatric hospital admission.
Rev Bras Enferm ; 72(6): 1699-1706, 2019.
Artigo em Inglês | MEDLINE | ID: mdl-31644763
ABSTRACT

OBJECTIVE:

to evaluate the relation between sociodemographics factors, stress and burden of care of family caregivers of patients at a psychiatric hospital admission.

METHOD:

quantitative study, with a cross-sectional correlation design. A total of 112 family caregivers participated, older than 18, in a Brazilian psychiatric hospital. A sociodemographic questionnaire was used to collect data, the Zarit Burden Interview and LIPP Adult Stress Symptom Inventory.

RESULTS:

burden of care in family caregivers at a psychiatric hospital admission was significantly associated with stress (p=0.000). The psychological symptoms of stress predicted severe burden. Most caregivers presented a moderate or severe burden, with 52.7% in the resistance phase of stress; 66.1% presented psychological symptoms.

CONCLUSION:

results show the alarming situation of caregivers of patients from a psychiatric hospital, evidencing their own vulnerability to illness. Indeed, the during admission in a psychiatric hospital, not only patients need care, but also their caregivers.
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Texto completo: Disponível Coleções: Bases de dados internacionais Base de dados: MEDLINE Assunto principal: Estresse Psicológico / Cuidadores / Efeitos Psicossociais da Doença / Serviços de Saúde Mental Aspecto clínico: Etiologia / Predição / Prognóstico Limite: Adulto / Idoso / Feminino / Humanos / Masculino / Meia-Idade País/Região como assunto: América do Sul / Brasil Idioma: Inglês Revista: Rev Bras Enferm Ano de publicação: 2019 Tipo de documento: Artigo País de afiliação: Brasil