"What's wrong with grandma?": depictions of Alzheimer's disease in children's storybooks.

Abstract

Alzheimer's disease (AD) affects the entire family system, including young children. Yet there are few resources to help children understand AD. Storybooks are used to educate children about other diseases and may be useful in AD as well. In this study, we examined the depiction of AD in 33 English-language children's storybooks written specifically about… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/1533317512459796

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