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Caregiving and Home Care

Edited by Mukadder Mollaoğlu

Cumhuriyet University

The management of chronic diseases is one of the tasks of all members of the health team, and different models need to be applied in the practice of chronic care management. One of these models is home care services. There are two main sections in this book. In the first part of the section, the concept of caregiving and care at home is explained. In the second part, the responsibilities of caregivers at home and the responsibilities of caregivers of people who have health problems that occur during different periods of life are discussed. In the second section, the problems of caregivers are also included. I would like to think that what is quoted in this book, which contains examples from different cultures of the world for home care approaches, will contribute to the development of home care services. This book is presented to all health professionals working in the field of health services as well as health politics professionals and students trained in these areas.

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Caregiving and Home CareEdited by Mukadder Mollaoğlu

Published: February 14th 2018

DOI: 10.5772/66261

ISBN: 978-953-51-3779-5

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3778-8

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4006-1

Copyright year: 2018

Books open for chapter submissions

12249 Total Chapter Downloads

14 Crossref Citations

7 Web of Science Citations

23 Dimensions Citations


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1. Caregiving and the Family

By Olawunmi Olagundoye and Morenike Alugo


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2. Caregiver Burden and Responsibilities for Nurses to Reduce Burnout

By Birsel Canan Demirbağ, Çiğdem Gamze Özkan, Betül Bayrak and Yeter Kurt


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3. Overburden in Alzheimer’s Patient Caregivers

By María del Carmen Pérez‐Fuentes, María del Mar Molero Jurado and José Jesús Gázquez Linares


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4. Effect of Phone Interviews and Anger Management Training Provided to Caregivers of the Patients with Breast Cancer in Turkey

By Birgül Özkan, Selahattin Menteş and Gökmen Zarasız


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5. Caregivers of Patients on Haemodialysis

By Grapsa Eirini and Gerogianni Georgia


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6. Impact of a Parent’s Neurodegenerative Disease and Care on the Daily Life of Children

By Ulrika Ferm, Stefan Nilsson, Margaretha Jenholt Nolbris, Petra Linnsand and Annikki Jonsson


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7. Psychopathological Symptoms in Caregivers of Demented and Nondemented Patients

By Fernando L. Vázquez, Patricia Otero, Vanessa Blanco, Lara López and Ángela Torres


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8. Child Undernourishment and Development: The Influence of Caregiver Practices

By Assol Cortés-Moreno


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9. Caregiving and Experiences of Health, Illness and Coping in the Context of Paediatric and Adolescent HIV and Poverty

By Antonio G. Lentoor


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10. Improving Quality of Life: Home Care for Chronically Ill and Elderly People

By Natalia López Celani, Sergio Ponce, Olga Lucía Quintero and Francisco Vargas-Bonilla


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11. The Role of Educational Technology in Caregiving

By Maria José Lumini, Fátima Araújo and Teresa Martins


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12. Using Information and Communication Technology in Home Care for the Elderly

By Boštjan Kerbler


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