The strain of caring for older people who have cancer
Dion Smyth Lecturer practitioner in Cancer and palliative care, Birmingham City University
The disagreements that carers have with older people who have cancer concerning their health and abilities can place high levels of strain on the caregiver, according to this US study.
Cancer Nursing Practice. 16, 9, 11-11. doi: 10.7748/cnp.16.9.11.s8