The development of a dementia process within the family context: the case of Alice.

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Qualitative analysis was used to analyse a diary written over a period of two years by the sister of a dementia patient. The analysis is directed at the question of how a patient and a social network respond to each other during the dementia process. The diary highlights features in the development of the dementia process which receive scant attention in… (More)

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@article{VernooijDassen1998TheDO, title={The development of a dementia process within the family context: the case of Alice.}, author={Myrra J. F. J. Vernooij-Dassen and Fred P J F Wester and M Auf den Kamp and Frank J P M Huygen}, journal={Social science & medicine}, year={1998}, volume={47 12}, pages={1973-80} }