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ERIC Number: EJ477204
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0016-9013
Dementia Management Strategies and Adjustment of Family Members of Older Patients.
Hinrichsen, Gregory A.; Niederehe, George
Gerontologist, v34 n1 p95-102 Feb 1994
Examined how strategies to manage dementia problems in 152 older people were associated with adjustment of family members while providing assistance to relative. Identified three dementia management strategies (criticism, encouragement, and active management) that were associated with three indices of family members' emotional adjustment (burden, psychiatric symptoms, desire to institutionalize the patient). (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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