With a strong focus on health and wellness, this gerontological nursing text offers you a holistic perspective to caring for older adults. Designed to facilitate the healthiest adaptation possible, this text identifies potential problems that may occur and the means to address complications, alleviate discomfort, and help older adults lead healthy lives. Disease processes are discussed in the context of healthy adaptation, nursing support, and nursing responsibilities to help you gain an understanding of your clients' experience.
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Book Description Mosby, 2009. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Section 1: Foundations of Healthy Aging 1. Introduction to Healthy Aging 2. Gerontological Nursing History, Education, and Roles 3. Communicating with Elders 4. Culture and Aging 5. Documentation for Optimal Care Section 2: Changes of Aging 6. Theories and Physical Changes of Aging 7. Social, Psychological, Spiritual, and Cognitive Aspects of Aging 8. Nutritional Needs 9. Fluids and Continence 10. Rest, Sleep, and Activity 11. Promoting Healthy Skin and Feet 12. Maintaining Mobility and Environmental Safety 13. Assessment Tools in Gerontological Nursing 14. Safe Medication Use for Older Adults Section 3: Coping with Chronic Disorders in Late life 15. Living with Chronic Illness 16. Pain and Comfort 17. Diabetes Mellitus 18. Bone and Joint Problems 19. Diseases Affecting Vision and Hearing 20. Cardiac and Respiratory Disorders 21. Cognitive Impairment Section 4: Caring for Elders and Their Caregivers 22. Economic and Legal Issues 23. Relationships, Roles, and Transitions 24. Mental Health and Wellness in Late Life 25. Loss, Grief, Dying, and Death in Late Life 26. Care Across the Continuum. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0323057012
Book Description Mosby. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0323057012
Book Description Mosby. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110323057012