Caregiver needs and formal long-term care service utilization in the Andersen Model: An individual-participant systematic review and meta-analysis

Caregiver needs and formal long-term care service utilization in the Andersen Model: An individual-participant systematic review and meta-analysis

March 2018

The aims of this study were to (i) provide precision on the existence, magnitude and direction of the relationship between informal caregiver needs – burden, health status and depression, and formal long-term care service (LTCS) utilization, (ii) provide evidence to support caregiver training programmes, and (iii) propose a new model of factors for formal LTCS utilization.

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