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ERIC Number: EJ411493
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Sexual Concerns of Male Spouses of Female Alzheimer's Disease Patients.
Litz, Brett T.; And Others
Gerontologist, v30 n1 p113-16 Feb 1990
Presents case study which highlights attendant cognitive changes that occur in Alzheimer's patient, presenting caregiver with challenges to couple's sexual functioning. Describes man who reported erectile dysfunction directly stemming from stressful changes that had occurred in his relationship to his wife who had Alzheimer's disease. General themes and relevant hypotheses are derived, and clinical practice implications are explored. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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Language: English
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