The influence of neuroticism and extraversion on the perceived burden of dementia caregivers: An exploratory study
Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics, 08/21/2012
Gonzalez–Abraldes I et al. – The results indicate the importance of considering the caregiver personality in the theoretical and empirical models of the caring process. It is necessary to adequately assess the caregiver personality, as those presenting high levels of neuroticism and low levels of extraversion are more vulnerable to experience negative caring effects.