The Resource The Forgetting : A Portrait of Alzheimer's, Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), (evideo)

The Forgetting : A Portrait of Alzheimer's, Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), (evideo)

Label
The Forgetting : A Portrait of Alzheimer's
Title
The Forgetting
Title remainder
A Portrait of Alzheimer's
Statement of responsibility
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Title variation
Portrait of Alzheimer's
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This compelling documentary follows the trials and triumphs of researchers battling Alzheimer's disease. Dr. Steven DeKosky's team conducts breakthrough scientific tests, while Dr. Rudy Tanzi, pioneer in genetics, tells of discoveries that may help pinpoint the cause of Alzheimer's. The experts make the research palpable and real, explaining in down-to-earth terms how the disease dismantles the day-to-day lives of patients and caregivers
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
11 & up
Language note
Closed-captioned
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films on Demand
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Runtime
87
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Alzheimer's disease
Technique
live action
Label
The Forgetting : A Portrait of Alzheimer's, Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=44380
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on September 23, 2011
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
A Portrait of Alzheimer's: Introduction (2:56) -- The Beginning of Alzheimer's Disease (2:09) -- A Tragic Illness (2:37) -- A Social and Economic Tragedy (2:21) -- A Rapid Decline in Health (2:30) -- Definitive Proof (1:29) -- Diagnosing a Patient with Alzheimer's (2:59) -- Robbing Precious Life and Memories (2:19) -- Stripped of Memories (2:05) -- Destroying the Hippocampus (2:08) -- The Process of Alzheimer's (2:50) -- Is it Normal Aging or Alzheimer's? (2:21) -- Receiving Devastating News (2:01) -- Finding the Enemy (2:14) -- A Plan to Prevent Alzheimer's (2:11) -- "There's No Way Out" (2:43) -- Frustrations of a Spouse (4:01) -- Traumatic Effects on Families (2:08) -- The Long Good-Bye (2:21) -- Alzheimer's Strikes Early (2:25) -- A Rare Alzheimer's Disease (3:05) -- Rapid Progression (2:09) -- Fran's Family History (2:06) -- Reliving a Nightmare (2:14) -- Beta Amyloid (3:10) -- Genetic Mutations Inherited (2:05) -- Continuing Research (2:16) -- Identifying the Trouble Makers (2:04) -- "It's Not Her it's the Disease" (2:13) -- Preventing Alzheimer's from Starting (2:16) -- A Successful Trial (3:13) -- Facing Difficult Decisions (3:35) -- "Stop the Disease" (5:26) -- Credits: The Forgetting: A Portrait of Alzheimer's (1:06)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (87 min.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
44380
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • 100044380
  • (OCoLC)817236485
  • 100044380
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
The Forgetting : A Portrait of Alzheimer's, Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=44380
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on September 23, 2011
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
A Portrait of Alzheimer's: Introduction (2:56) -- The Beginning of Alzheimer's Disease (2:09) -- A Tragic Illness (2:37) -- A Social and Economic Tragedy (2:21) -- A Rapid Decline in Health (2:30) -- Definitive Proof (1:29) -- Diagnosing a Patient with Alzheimer's (2:59) -- Robbing Precious Life and Memories (2:19) -- Stripped of Memories (2:05) -- Destroying the Hippocampus (2:08) -- The Process of Alzheimer's (2:50) -- Is it Normal Aging or Alzheimer's? (2:21) -- Receiving Devastating News (2:01) -- Finding the Enemy (2:14) -- A Plan to Prevent Alzheimer's (2:11) -- "There's No Way Out" (2:43) -- Frustrations of a Spouse (4:01) -- Traumatic Effects on Families (2:08) -- The Long Good-Bye (2:21) -- Alzheimer's Strikes Early (2:25) -- A Rare Alzheimer's Disease (3:05) -- Rapid Progression (2:09) -- Fran's Family History (2:06) -- Reliving a Nightmare (2:14) -- Beta Amyloid (3:10) -- Genetic Mutations Inherited (2:05) -- Continuing Research (2:16) -- Identifying the Trouble Makers (2:04) -- "It's Not Her it's the Disease" (2:13) -- Preventing Alzheimer's from Starting (2:16) -- A Successful Trial (3:13) -- Facing Difficult Decisions (3:35) -- "Stop the Disease" (5:26) -- Credits: The Forgetting: A Portrait of Alzheimer's (1:06)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (87 min.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
44380
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • 100044380
  • (OCoLC)817236485
  • 100044380
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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