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Table 6 Responses to the caregiver strain index (n = 46)

From: The impact of hospital-based and community based models of cerebral palsy rehabilitation: a quasi-experimental study

Number reporting problems Baseline   At three months
  OR IB Total OR IB Total
n n n (%) n n n (%)
Sleep 3 9 12 (26) 2 9 11(24)
Inconvenient 8 16 24 (52) 10 15 25 (54)
Physical strain 10 19 29 (63) 10 18 28 (61)
Confining 12 13 25 (54) 9 13 22 (48)
Family adjustments 10 16 26 (57) 7 14 21 (46)
Personal plans 11 19 30 (65) 11 21 32 (70)
Emotional adjustments 7 16 23 (50) 7 16 23 (50)
Upsetting behaviour 8 7 15 (33) 6 5 11 (24)
Has changed 6 6 12 (26) 7 5 12 (26)
Work adjustments 11 15 26 (57) 11 13 24 (52)
Financial strain 14 15 29 (63) 17 17 34 (74)
Overwhelmed 14 22 36 (78) 16 24 40 (87)