A permanent emergency: a longitudinal study on families coping with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

@article{Tramonti2014APE,
  title={A permanent emergency: a longitudinal study on families coping with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.},
  author={Francesco Tramonti and Ilaria Barsanti and Paolo Bongioanni and Corrado Bogliolo and Bruno Rossi},
  journal={Families, systems & health : the journal of collaborative family healthcare},
  year={2014},
  volume={32 3},
  pages={271-9}
}
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a neurodegenerative disease that has a strong impact on the lives of the people affected and on their close relatives, who have to tackle the demanding duties of caring for and assisting them. Family life can be profoundly influenced by this disease, and evaluating how the relevant parameters of family functioning relate to the markers of psychological adjustment of patients and caregivers is an important research objective, with implications for clinical… CONTINUE READING
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