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Table 1 Subcategories and main categories

From: Psychological consequences for family caregivers of patients receiving hemodialysis: threat or opportunity?

Theme Main categories Sub-categories
Psychological tides Threats to the psychological integrity Care-related negative feelings and emotions
Care-related stress and its behavioral impacts on care
Psychological disorders arising from care provision
Impaired quality and quantity of sleep
Development of capabilities Care-related positive feelings and emotions
Coping strategies