ERIC Number: EJ548676
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Depression or Grief? The Experience of Caregivers of People with Dementia.
Walker, Rebecca J.; Pomeroy, Elizabeth C.
Health & Social Work, v21 n4 p247-54 Nov 1996
Study of caregivers of people with dementia suggests that the depression so frequently described in the literature may not be as severe or clinically significant as previously thought and may be described as anticipatory grief. Results may assist practitioners in planning and evaluating the effectiveness of clinical interventions. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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