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Table 6 Predictors of caregiver’s burden

From: Prevalence and correlates of psychiatric morbidity in Egyptian sample of dementia patients’ caregivers: a comparative descriptive study

FactorsRegressionTSig.95% CI
LowerUpper
Hours of caring0.0870.2720.788− 0.5780.751
Years of caring− 1.092− 1.2030.244− 2.9920.808
GHQ1.7744.824<0.001**1.0052.544
ADL/IADL1.5863.733<0.001**0.6972.475
BPSD0.1040.3270.946− 0.6940.902
MMSE− 0.174− 0.3480.731− 1.2160.869
  1. GHQ General Health Questionnaire, ADL activities of daily living, IADL instrumental activities of daily living, BPSD behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia, MMSE Mini-Mental State Examination
  2. **Highly significant statistical difference