The psychosocial elements of dementia range from the emotional responses seen in the person with a dementing illness to the broad societal questions of financing long-term care for the cognitively impaired elderly. The author outlines a number of current psychosocial dilemmas posed by the dementias and reviews what is currently known about them.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of Clinical Psychiatry|
|Issue number||5 SUPPL. MAY|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1988|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Psychiatry and Mental health