TITLE

Dementia patients' spouses at higher risk

PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Patient Education Management;Sep2010, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p107
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the result of the study led by Johns Hopkins University, Utah State University and Duke University which reveals that husbands or wives taking care for spouses with dementia are six times more probably to develop the memory-impairing condition than those whose spouses do not have dementia.
ACCESSION #
53854363

 

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