کد مقاله کد نشریه سال انتشار مقاله انگلیسی ترجمه فارسی نسخه تمام متن
2645119 1138470 2016 8 صفحه PDF ندارد دانلود رایگان
عنوان انگلیسی مقاله
Experience of Dementia-related Anxiety in Middle-aged Female Caregivers for Family Members with Dementia: A Phenomenological Study
ترجمه فارسی عنوان
تجربه اضطراب مرتبط با زوال عقل در مراقبت کنندگان زن میانسال برای اعضای خانواده مبتلا به کمردرد: یک مطالعه پدیده شناسی
کلمات کلیدی
اضطراب؛ مراقبان؛ زوال عقل؛ میانسال؛ تحقیق کیفی
anxiety; caregivers; dementia; middle aged; qualitative research
موضوعات مرتبط
علوم پزشکی و سلامت پرستاری و مشاغل بهداشتی پرستاری
چکیده انگلیسی

SummaryPurposeIn Korea, most elderly with dementia receive care from family members, yet little research is available on the experience of dementia-related anxiety in middle-aged female caregivers for a family member with dementia. The purpose of this study was to describe the lived experience of dementia-related anxiety in middle-aged female caregivers for family members with dementia.MethodsA descriptive phenomenological study was conducted. A purposive sampling strategy was used to recruit participants. Twelve middle-aged women (40–59 years, mean age = 51.90 years) who were family caregivers were interviewed from February 2014 to August 2014. Data were collected through semistructured interviews and analyzed using Giorgi's method.ResultsThe essential structure of the phenomenon was a fear of losing self-identity. The main essence was represented by six components: keenly feeling the effects of aging because of memory deficit, continuous comparison of the family member's behavior with that of the participant's, Finding it painful to see a family member with dementia as he/she does not know how this will end, not knowing the conclusion of the disease process, reducing the risk of dementia, and trying to change one's lifestyle from what it used to be in the past.ConclusionsThe study provides the essential structure of the experience on dementia-related anxiety that caregivers of a family member with dementia have. The findings could help healthcare providers and researchers have better understanding of dementia-related anxiety and give more attention to the caregivers to relieve their anxiety.

ناشر
Database: Elsevier - ScienceDirect (ساینس دایرکت)
Journal: Asian Nursing Research - Volume 10, Issue 2, June 2016, Pages 128–135
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