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The Resource Alzheimer's : true story, Granada Media (Firm), (electronic resource video)

Alzheimer's : true story, Granada Media (Firm), (electronic resource video)

Label
Alzheimer's : true story
Title
Alzheimer's
Title remainder
true story
Statement of responsibility
Granada Media (Firm)
Title variation
True story
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Alzheimer's is a disease that affects not only the patient, but all who love and care for that person as well. This poignant program allows a rare glimpse into one couple's experience with the fatal illness that tore their life apart, tracking the mental deterioration of Malcolm Pointon-husband, father, Cambridge professor, and gifted pianist, diagnosed at only 51 years of age. The documentary sympathetically yet unflinchingly chronicles Malcolm's descent into dementia and his wife Barbara's unyielding commitment to be there "in sickness and in health
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Some content may be objectionable
Runtime
75
Technique
live action
Label
Alzheimer's : true story, Granada Media (Firm), (electronic resource video)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 12, 2005
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Alzheimer's Diagnosed (4:11) -- Early Alzheimer's Symptoms (4:46) -- Pre-Alzheimer's Memories (3:14) -- Alzheimer's: A Son's Perspective (5:23) -- When a Wife Becomes a Nurse (3:57) -- Music Therapy and Alzheimer's (3:21) -- Pointon's Mother Learns of Alzheimer's (4:33) -- Alzheimer's: Emotional Deterioration (5:22) -- Deterioration in Alzheimer's (4:20) -- Disorientation in Alzheimer's (3:51) -- Alzheimer's: Cognitive Deterioration (4:39) -- Alzheimer's: Institutionalization (4:05) -- Alzheimer's: Withdrawing (4:09) -- Alzheimer's Progresses (3:56) -- Alzheimer's: Loss and Grief (3:44) -- Alzheimer's: Finding Quality of Life (4:06) -- Alzheimer's: Physical Health (4:49)
Control code
100010002
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (75 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
10002
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 100010002
  • (Sirsi) 100010002
  • 100010002
  • (OCoLC)707967483
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
Alzheimer's : true story, Granada Media (Firm), (electronic resource video)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 12, 2005
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Alzheimer's Diagnosed (4:11) -- Early Alzheimer's Symptoms (4:46) -- Pre-Alzheimer's Memories (3:14) -- Alzheimer's: A Son's Perspective (5:23) -- When a Wife Becomes a Nurse (3:57) -- Music Therapy and Alzheimer's (3:21) -- Pointon's Mother Learns of Alzheimer's (4:33) -- Alzheimer's: Emotional Deterioration (5:22) -- Deterioration in Alzheimer's (4:20) -- Disorientation in Alzheimer's (3:51) -- Alzheimer's: Cognitive Deterioration (4:39) -- Alzheimer's: Institutionalization (4:05) -- Alzheimer's: Withdrawing (4:09) -- Alzheimer's Progresses (3:56) -- Alzheimer's: Loss and Grief (3:44) -- Alzheimer's: Finding Quality of Life (4:06) -- Alzheimer's: Physical Health (4:49)
Control code
100010002
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (75 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
10002
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 100010002
  • (Sirsi) 100010002
  • 100010002
  • (OCoLC)707967483
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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