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Table 3 Comparison of duration of care to factors affecting CGs; age of Caregiver relationship to factors affecting CGs

From: Caregiver stress in stroke survivor: data from a tertiary care hospital -a cross sectional survey

  Spearman's correlation
  Duration of care Age of caregiver
  Correlation coefficient p value (1-tailed) Correlation coefficient p value (1 = tailed)
1. My sleep is disturbed –0.194 0.026 –0.057 0.285
2. Caregiving is inconvenient –0.132 0.095 +0.141 0.081
3. Caregiving is a physical strain –0.165 0.050 +0.012 0.453
4. Caregiving is confining –0.022 0.415 –0.009 0.464
5. There have been family adjustments –0.085 0.201 –0.064 0.265
6. There have been changed in personal plans +0.001 0.495 –0.130 0.099
7. There have been other demands on my time –0.171 0.044 –0.067 0.255
8. There have been emotional adjustments –0.010 0.459 +0.055 0.293
9. Some behavior is upsetting –0.096 0.172 –0.102 0.155
10. It is upsetting to find the person I care for has changed so much from his/her former self –0.052 0.302 –0.095 0.174
11. There have been work adjustments –0.127 0.105 –0.102 0.157
12. Caregiving is a financial strain –0.077 0.222 +0.129 0.101
13. I feel completely overwhelmed –0.083 0.206 +0.0193 0.027