The associations between, age, gender, level of education, chronic diseases (hypertension, dyslipidemia, diabetes, coronary artery disease, heart failure, COPD, and arthritis), degree of kinship, stage of illness, cohabitation, days a week of care, financial status (dependent variables), and ZDRS score, physical component summary score (PCS), and mental component summary (MCS) score (independent variables) were tested through the multiple linear regression analysis.
The distribution of the SF-36 and ZDRS scores of caregivers of the study is presented in Table 3.
The associations from the multiple linear regression analysis performed between the ZDRS, PCS, and MCS scores (independent variables) and gender, age, years of school, financial level, chronic diseases, living conditions, progression of illness, weekly care, and family relationship (dependent values) are shown in Table 4.
ZDR program is the first ever ZDR listing while LuSE is the first stock exchange in Africato list depositary receipts.
Philip Pascall, Chairman and CEO of First Quantum Minerals, said, "The ZDR listing recognizes that Zambians are important stakeholders of First Quantum and creates an important venue for Zambians to identify with and participate in the growth of the company."