The Resource The gift of caring : saving our parents from the perils of modern healthcare, Marcy Cottrell Houle, M.S. and Elizabeth Eckstrom, MD, MPH

The gift of caring : saving our parents from the perils of modern healthcare, Marcy Cottrell Houle, M.S. and Elizabeth Eckstrom, MD, MPH

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The gift of caring : saving our parents from the perils of modern healthcare
Title
The gift of caring
Title remainder
saving our parents from the perils of modern healthcare
Statement of responsibility
Marcy Cottrell Houle, M.S. and Elizabeth Eckstrom, MD, MPH
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Language
eng
Summary
  • "In the next few years, 66 million Americans will be caring for an aging parent. The desire to help our elders navigate health issues is clear and universal--how to assure proper care and a good ending is not. This book brings the reader into the all-too-familiar scenarios facing our aging parents, and provides the tools needed to help them spend the last years of their life with dignity. Houle and Eckstrom offer answers to the questions we may not otherwise know to ask until it's too late"--
  • "In the next few years, 66 million Americans will be caring for an aging parent. "Over eighty-five" is the nation's fastest growing age group, a trend that keeps growing as ten thousand Americans turn sixty-five every day. The desire to help our elders navigate health issues is clear and universal--how to assure proper care and a good ending is not. Combining adroit storytelling skills with expert advice, this book brings the reader into the all-too-familiar scenarios facing our aging parents and offers answers to questions we may not know to ask until it's too late"--
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Dewey number
362.19897
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ1063.6
LC item number
.H68 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
The gift of caring : saving our parents from the perils of modern healthcare, Marcy Cottrell Houle, M.S. and Elizabeth Eckstrom, MD, MPH
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The gift of caring : saving our parents from the perils of modern healthcare, Marcy Cottrell Houle, M.S. and Elizabeth Eckstrom, MD, MPH
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
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24 cm
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Extent
xi, 307 pages
Isbn
9781493010035
Lccn
2015000560
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
SALBT
System control number
  • (DLC) 2015000560
  • 1165129

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      2 Lawmar Lane, Burnt Hills, NY, 12027-9539, US
      42.909928 -73.890706
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