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(2) Zarit Burden Interview
. (3) Patient Health Questionnaire-9.
The Zarit Burden interview
is used extensively in caregiver research.
Using Zarit Burden Interview
, they demonstrated that patients' condition and self-efficacy for controlling the joints were two main factors affecting caregiver burden.
The analysis of information coming from the Zarit Burden Interview
(4) were described in percentages.
The burden of caring for the patients was assessed among caregivers using the Zarit Burden Interview
.  Psychiatric morbidity among the caregivers was assessed using the 12-item General Health Questionnaire (GHQ-12).
Socio-demographic variables were compared with Zarit Burden Interview
scores and DASS scores.
One measure was the 4-item, screening version of the Zarit Burden Interview
(s-ZBI; Bedard et al., 2001).
To answer the research question on the prevalence of low back pain in rural housewives, 3 appropriate scales (Nordic Musculoskeletal Questionnaire--NMQ, Oswestry Disability Index--ODI, and Zarit Burden Interview
--ZBI) were selected.
While caregiver burden is generally thought of as a multidimensional construct [1,9-10], the most commonly used measure of caregiver burden, the Zarit Burden Interview
(ZBI) , produces a single summary score .