Trends in Caregiving Literature for Alzheimer's Disease Patients and a Survey of Selected Public Library Collections
This study describes an overview and analysis of recent literature about the challenges that adult children of Alzheimer’s disease patients face when caring for their loved one at home. It also includes a survey of the Alzheimer’s disease collections at Chapel Hill, NC Public Library, Durham County, NC Library, and the Wake County, NC Library System and an evaluation of the materials available to adult and child patrons at each library in light of the best resources available currently.
School:University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
School Location:USA - North Carolina
Source Type:Master's Thesis
Keywords:alzheimer’s disease—caregivers disease—sandwich generation disease—fiction
Date of Publication:04/11/2006