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Understanding Alzheimer's Disease: What It Is, How to Cope with It, Future Directions
     

Understanding Alzheimer's Disease: What It Is, How to Cope with It, Future Directions

by Miriam K. Aronson (Editor), Robert N. Butler (Other)
 
An in-depth, comprehensive guide to a devastating disease that affects over 3 mill. Amer. Pt. I covers diagnosis, possible causes, & treatment strategies. Pt. II focuses on coping with Alzheimers disease (AD), with attention to the needs of the family & friends of Alzheimer patients. Discusses: dealing with the emotional turmoil of the disease; helping younger

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An in-depth, comprehensive guide to a devastating disease that affects over 3 mill. Amer. Pt. I covers diagnosis, possible causes, & treatment strategies. Pt. II focuses on coping with Alzheimers disease (AD), with attention to the needs of the family & friends of Alzheimer patients. Discusses: dealing with the emotional turmoil of the disease; helping younger family members cope with the illness of a loved one; joining a support group; services for patients & families; & how & when to place a loved one in a nursing home. Pt. III discusses the legal & financial aspects of AD, including how to do legal planning, & the rights of & duties to the terminally ill.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780788155826
Publisher:
DIANE Publishing Company
Publication date:
09/01/1988
Pages:
380
Product dimensions:
5.78(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.35(d)

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