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As more people in the United States age with chronic disease,1 needs for caregiving increase.2 Whether the source of caregiving for disabled older adults is changing is unknown. This study examined temporal trends in caregiving for home-dwelling older adults with functional disability.
Ankuda CK, Levine DA. Trends in Caregiving Assistance for Home-Dwelling, Functionally Impaired Older Adults in the United States, 1998-2012. JAMA. 2016;316(2):218-220. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.6824