ERIC Number: EJ370037
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Bereaved Elderly Mothers: Changes in Health, Functional Activities, Family Cohesion, and Psychological Well-Being.
Lesher, Emerson L.; Bergey, Karen J.
International Journal of Aging and Human Development, v26 n2 p81-90 1988
Examined changes in health, functional activities, family cohesion, and psychological well-being among 18 bereaved elderly mothers following the death of an adult child. Results showed changes in all areas, but especially striking was the high level of psychological distress. Recommends increased research and clinical attention. (Author/ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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