Alzheimer's Disease

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Kenneth J. Doka
Hospice Foundation of America, 2004 - Family & Relationships - 290 pages
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Discusses what is medically known about Alzheimer's disease and other dementias. The book examines the challenges and opportunities that Alzheimer's presents to clinicians, caregivers, hospice workers, and policy advocates. Dr. Sam Gandy, renowned Alzheimer's researcher, contributes with a chapter describing the medical advances in the quest to cure Alzheimer's. Bruce Jennings, a distinguished ethicist, addresses the issues of quality of life surrounding an Alzheimer's patient.

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Contents

Alzheimers and Other Dementias
1
Biology and Therapy
15
Phillip McCallion Mary McCarron
67
Copyright

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