J Addict Nurs 2021 Jun 11. Epub 2021 Jun 11.
Mirinda Brown Tyo, PhD, RN, TCRN, Mary K. McCurry, PhD, RNC, ANP, ACNP, June Andrews Horowitz, PhD, RN, PMHCNS-BC, FAAN, and Kathleen Elliott, DNP, ANP-BC, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.
Background: Family caregivers are an essential resource for individuals with opioid use disorder (OUD). Overburdened caregivers often experience detrimental effects to their emotional and physical well-being.
Method: A cross-sectional, nonexperimental, correlational study was used to identify correlates and predictors of burden and resilience in caregivers of care recipients with OUD. Read More