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Table 1 Dimensions of the Caregiver Reaction Assessment (CRA)

From: Moroccan parents caring for children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis: positive and negative aspects of their experiences

Dimension Type Number of items Assessment
Self-esteem Positive 7 The extent to which care giving imparts individual self-esteem.
Financial problems Negative 3 The adequacy, difficulty and strain of the financial situation for the Care giver and the family.
Health problems Negative 4 The caregiver’s physical capability and energy to provide care.
Disrupted schedule Negative 5 The extent to which care giving interrupts usual activities, causes the elimination of some activities and interferes with relaxation time.
Lack of family support Negative 5 The extent to which the family supports and works together with the caregiver.