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ERIC Number: EJ396257
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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The Frustrations, Gratifications, and Well-Being of Dementia Caregivers.
Motenko, Aluma Kopito
Gerontologist, v29 n2 p166-72 Apr 1989
Interviewed 50 older women who were caring at home for a husband suffering from dementia. Examined patient's illness, marital relationship, cognitive age and a variety of socio-demographic variables. Tested hypothesis that it is important for wives to care for sick husbands to maintain their own sense of well-being. (Author/BHK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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