ERIC Number: ED318945
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease in the Elderly.
Frazier, Billie H.; Kirkland, Glenn I.
This document contains two brief bibliographies of peer-reviewed literature, with abstracts, on dementia and Alzheimer's disease in the elderly, one written for the educator and the other for the consumer. They are two of 12 bibliographies on aging prepared by the National Agricultural Library for its "Pathfinders" series of publications. Topics covered by the other 10 bibliographies include aging parents, adult children, family caregiving, family support networks, grandparenting, humor in later life, intergenerational relationships, living arrangements in later life, pets and the elderly, and sibling relationships in adulthood. The bibliography on dementia and Alzheimer's disease in the elderly written for educators contains citations for 13 books, 4 brochures, 2 Alzheimer's journals, 7 journal special editions on dementia, and 14 videos. It concludes with a list of organizations that readers may contact for further assistance. The bibliography on dementia and Alzheimer's disease in the elderly written for the consumer contains citations for 3 brochures on Alzheimer's disease, 6 journal special editions on dementia, and 11 books and concludes with a list of organizations for further assistance. (NB)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers; Teachers; Community; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: National Agricultural Library (USDA), Beltsville, MD. Family Information Center.
Note: For other bibliographies in the series, see CG 022 489-490 and CG 022 493-500.