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Initial version: 29 items (Zarit, 1980)
ZBI22: 22-item version
Shorter versions exist but may not be recommended by Dr Zarit:
- 18-item version (Whitlatch, 1991)
- 12-item version (Hébert, 2000)
- 12-item version (Bédard, 2001)
- screening 4-item version (Bédard, 2001)
Zarit SH, Reever KE, Bach-Peterson J. Relatives of the Impaired Elderly: Correlates of Feelings of Burden. Gerontologist. 1980;20(6):649-55
Zarit SH, Orr NK, Zarit JM. The hidden victims of Alzheimer’s disease: Families under stress. New York: New York University Press, 1985
Anthony-Bergstone CR, Zarit SH, Gatz M. Symptoms of psychological distress among caregivers of dementia patients. Psychol Aging. 1988 Sep;3(3):245-8 (PubMed abstract)
Zarit SH, Zarit JM. The Memory and Behavior Problems Checklist and the Burden Interview. Gerontology Center, Penn State University. 1990
Bédard M, Molloy DW, Squire L, Dubois S, Lever JA, O'Donnell M. The Zarit Burden Interview: a new short version and screening version. Gerontologist. 2001 Oct;41(5):652-7 (PubMed Abstract)
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The list of available translations is subject to constant changes and may not be exhaustive. It is provided for information only. Some recently produced translations may not be included in the list below yet. Please do check the status of available translations with Mapi Research Trust / the developers / copyright holders / distributors.
Also, the listed translations may not have undergone a full linguistic validation process and may require further work to be suitable for use in a study.
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Arabic for Saudi Arabia:
AL Wakeel J S, Bayoumi M. , Caregiver burden among peritoneal dialysis and dialysis family in Saudi Arabia.Kuwait Medical Journal. 2016;48 (3):197-201. (Full Text Article)
Chan TSF, Lam LCW, Chiu HFK. Validation of the Chinese version of the Zarit Burden Interview. Hong Kong J Psychiatry 2005;15:9-13 (Full text article)
English for Jamaica:
Duncan-Baker T, Chisholm Ford S, Wilson L, Reid M, Mc Farlane S. Burdens on caregivers of children ages one to sixteen years living with sickle cell disease attending a specialised clinic in urban, Jamaica. Int J Child Adolesc Health 2021;14(1):101-108 (Abstract)
Portuguese for Brazil:
Taub A, Andreoli SB, Bertolucci PH. Dementia caregiver burden: reliability of the Brazilian version of the Zarit caregiver burden interview. Cad Saude Publica. 2004 Mar-Apr;20(2):372-6 (Full text article)
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