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The Resource Dirty details : the days and nights of a well spouse, Marion Deutsche Cohen ; foreword by Marty Wyngaarden Krauss

Dirty details : the days and nights of a well spouse, Marion Deutsche Cohen ; foreword by Marty Wyngaarden Krauss

Label
Dirty details : the days and nights of a well spouse
Title
Dirty details
Title remainder
the days and nights of a well spouse
Statement of responsibility
Marion Deutsche Cohen ; foreword by Marty Wyngaarden Krauss
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1977, at the age of 36, Jeffrey Cohen, a physicist at the University of Pennsylvania, was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. But it wasn't until 10 years later that the ""dirty details"" began, when the disease had progressed to the point where he could not transfer himself out of his wheelchair. That point is where his wife Marion begins her memoir of caregiving: ""If I had to explain it in three words, those words would be 'nights,' 'lifting,' and 'toilet.' And then, if I were permitted to elaborate further, I would continue, 'nights' does not mean lying awake in fear listening fo
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cohen, Marion Deutsche
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cohen, Marion Deutsche
  • Cohen, Jeffrey M.
  • Cohen, Jeffrey M
  • Cohen, Marion Deutsche
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Health
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • United States
  • Family Relations
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • United States
Label
Dirty details : the days and nights of a well spouse, Marion Deutsche Cohen ; foreword by Marty Wyngaarden Krauss
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword; Preface; Chapter One: The Trike and The 49 Bus; Chapter Two: Nights, Lifting, and Toilet: The First; Chapter Three: Dire Straits; Photo Gallery; Chapter Four: Scared; Chapter Five: Too Many Variables: Relationships within the Household; Chapter Six: A Separate Species: Relationships with the World and with Ourselves; Chapter Seven: Preparing for his Ghost: About Loss; Chapter Eight: Where do we stand?: The Second Conspiracy of Silence; Resources
Control code
ocn646817030
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 167 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781566394253
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt141pqpn
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646817030
Label
Dirty details : the days and nights of a well spouse, Marion Deutsche Cohen ; foreword by Marty Wyngaarden Krauss
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword; Preface; Chapter One: The Trike and The 49 Bus; Chapter Two: Nights, Lifting, and Toilet: The First; Chapter Three: Dire Straits; Photo Gallery; Chapter Four: Scared; Chapter Five: Too Many Variables: Relationships within the Household; Chapter Six: A Separate Species: Relationships with the World and with Ourselves; Chapter Seven: Preparing for his Ghost: About Loss; Chapter Eight: Where do we stand?: The Second Conspiracy of Silence; Resources
Control code
ocn646817030
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 167 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781566394253
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt141pqpn
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646817030

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