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Living With Grief: Alzheimer’s Disease


Consisting of papers contributed by multidisciplinary experts, Living With Alzheimer’s Disease discusses what is medically known about Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. The book examines the challenges and opportunities that Alzheimer’s presents to clinicians, caregivers, hospice workers, and policy advocates. Dr. Sam Gandy, renowned Alzheimer’s researcher, contributes with a chapter describing the medical advances in the quest to cure Alzheimer’s. Bruce Jennings, a distinguished ethicist, addresses the issues of quality of life surrounding an Alzheimer’s patient. This book also offers a comprehensive resource list of organizations that are dedicated to researching Alzheimer’s and supporting Alzheimer’s patients and caregivers.