CAREN Resource Base: Caregiver related research & knowledge

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Carer Research and Knowledge Exchange Network (CAREN)


New resource launched 30 March 2018 see  for ALL those who require any form of carer-related knowledge

This freely accessible knowledge exchange  was established through Mary Larkin’s scoping review project at the Open University, funded by the National Institute for Health Research School for Social care Research (NIHR SSCR).

The  four main themes are:

Carer variables

Different types of carer and caring situations.
Impact of care

The consequences of caring.
Support and carers

The provision and impact of  help and support.
Type of care

The nature of needs of the cared for person, and the features of the care situation.


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