The ability of informal primary caregivers to accurately report cancer patients’ difficulties – Libert – 2013 – Psycho-Oncology – Wiley Online Library

Family primary caregivers correctly reported approximately two thirds of physical and psychological patients’ difficulties; however, they had less accurate reports of patients’ social difficulties. Correct report rates increased the probability of false report rates. Healthcare professionals should carefully evaluate the accuracy of a primary informal caregiver’s report in regards to patient experiences. Copyright © 2013 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.

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