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  • Course Book

Alzheimer's Disease and Other Types of Dementia

Available: In Stock
Price: $69.00
Item Code: 10732-BK


The Alzheimer's Association's 2019 Facts and Figures are out, and they're sobering:

  • 5.7 million Americans are living with Alzheimer's Disease
  • Every 65 seconds, someone in the U.S. develops the disease
  • Alzheimer's is the 6th leading cause of death in the U.S.
  • Alzheimer's and other dementias cost the nation $290 billion
  • This year, caregivers will provide an estimated 18.5 billion hours of care

Whether you are in a position to provide counsel to a patient or family, or dementia has touched your social circle personally, this book provides essential guidance to navigating the uncertain course that is Alzheimer’s disease and dementia.

Summary of Contents

  • The Science of Alzheimer’s Disease 
  • The Alzheimer’s Association: How the Disease Affects Families, Available Services and Resources 
  • Medicare and Medicaid: A Primer 
  • Estate Planning for the Alzheimer’s Patient 
  • Ethical Issues for the Attorney
Practice Areas
Published: 6/18/2019
Pages: 272
Size: 8.5x11
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