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Older adults who reported strain when caring for a spouse with disabilities had increased mortality

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  • Source of funding: in part, National Institutes of Health.

  • For correspondence: Dr R Schulz, Department of Psychiatry and University Center for Social & Urban Research, University of Pittsburgh, 121 University Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA. Fax +1 412 624 4810.

  • Abstract and commentary also appear in Evidence-Based Mental Health.

  • A modified version of the abstract also appears in Evidence-Based Nursing.