Grief among family members of nursing home residents with advanced dementia Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cost of Illness
  • Death
  • Dementia
  • Family
  • Grief
  • Nursing Homes

abstract

  • The pattern of grieving for some family members of NH residents with advanced dementia is prolonged and begins before resident death. Identification of family members at risk for postloss grief during the preloss period may help guide interventions aimed at lessening postloss grief.

publication date

  • June 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3101368

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/JGP.0b013e31820dcbe0

PubMed ID

  • 21606897

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 543

end page

  • 50

volume

  • 19

number

  • 6