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Care of the older adult

by Joan Carson Breitung

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Published by Tiresias Press in New York City .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geriatric nursing.,
  • Older people -- Care.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJoan Carson Breitung.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC954 .B74
    The Physical Object
    Pagination336 p. :
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4118177M
    ISBN 100913292052
    LC Control Number80051870

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Care of the older adult by Joan Carson Breitung Download PDF EPUB FB2

Older adults are the fastest growing segment of our population and will require nurses and other health practitioners who are trained in their special needs. Here in this full color and highly illustrated text the reader will find a holistic approach to nursing care for the older population that addresses the physical, psychological, social and Cited by: 9.

From understanding medications to diet and care recommendations, Nutrition Care for the Older Adult covers the full spectrum of concerns that family and practitioners need to consider, including: Handling unintended weight loss -Abnormal hydration status -Importance of oral health -The aging kidney and renal disease/5(4).

Providing elder care is a two-pronged issue of offering actual care while keeping costs to a minimum. Many experts state that the answer lies in using resources with greater efficiency. By re-evaluating resources, from time to time, it becomes possible to ration resources or decide they are no longer necessary.

Read this book on Questia. Multidisciplinary in its presentation, Primary Care for the Older Adult is written for professionals and examines the common. The Care of the Older Person is broken up into chapters written by an esteemed group of doctors and researchers, each covering a different aspect of elder care.

Overview of the Field (by Jose Morais, MD) p resents an in-depth overview of the current state of geriatric medicine, including the unique challenges and opportunities characterizing this growing field today. RN-BSN Holistic Care Older Adults.

NURSING NURS - Fall NURS_ _ Week Life Review of the Older Adult Paper Ndocx. University of Texas, Arlington. RN-BSN Holistic Care Older Adults. NURSING NURS - Fall Life Review of the Older Adult Paper Ndocx. Answers quiz Winner of a AJN Book of the Year Award in the Gerontologic Nursing Category (Second Place).

Highlighting a recent frontier in the field of oncology, the highly specialized and individually tailored care of the older adult, this text provides you with a comprehensive guide to caring for this ever-growing patient population. Care of the older adult.

New York City: Tiresias Press, © (OCoLC) Online version: Breitung, Joan Carson. Care of the older adult. New York City: Tiresias Press, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Joan Carson Breitung. The third edition of Nutrition Care of the Older Adult provides practical guidance for either the new or experienced practitioners on all aspects of nutrition and health care delivery systems for older adults.

It is anticipated that the number of older adults aged. Description: The book presents a hands-on approach for the nutritional care of the older adult. First published inthis second edition provides the healthcare professional details in nutritional assessments, nutritional implications in regard to chronic diseases and complementary and alternative medicine, as well as the use of the updated Price: $ Whether residing at home, in assisted living or in a nursing facility, older adults have unique nutrition needs.

Like the previous edition, this hands-on reference encompasses the total perspective on person-driven nutrition care of older adults, from nutrition and disease states to regulatory compliance in health care settings. The object of this review is to highlight the added complexity of managing CVD in an older adult population; specifically regarding key non-cardiac factors that affect health care delivery, management and outcomes including coexisting chronic comorbid conditions, geriatric syndromes (i.e., falls, visual and hearing impairment, delirium and Cited by: 3.

The book also covers developing a comprehensive geriatric assessment, issues involving hospice and palliative care, survivorship issues in the older adult, psychosocial issues, and symptom management in the older adult with cancer (including anorexia and weight loss, cognitive impairment, dehydration, fatigue, pain, and sexuality).

Now in its Fifth Edition, this text provides a comprehensive and wellness-oriented approach to the theory and practice of gerontologic nursing. Organized around the author's unique "functional consequences theory" of gerontologic nursing, the book explores "normal" age-related changes and risk factors that often interfere with optimal health and functioning, to effectively identify.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xviii, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: The aging population --Developmental tasks of older adults --The community and the older adult --The aging process and how to cope with it --Illness in the later years --Restorative nursing --Drug therapy in the older adult --Activities of daily living.

This course is ideal for anyone who is considering a role in caring for an older adult. This could be a person thinking about becoming a geriatric nurse, a carer at a nursing home, wanting to volunteer with older adults, or someone who has elderly relatives and would like to make sure that they are able to give the best care possible.

The book also includes the requirements for restorative care across all settings, and the necessary documentation. Restorative Care Nursing for Older Adults will help formal and informal caregivers and administrators at all levels assimilate the philosophy of restorative care and be able to develop and implement successful restorative care.

• TRANSITIONAL CARE MANAGEMENT (7 day) CPT: • TRANSITIONAL CARE MANAGEMENT (14 day) CPT: OR Medical Record Data: Documentation must come from the same medical record and must include one of the following: • A medication list in the medical record, and evidence of a medication review by a prescribing practitioner orFile Size: KB.

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The public system is responsible for providing the services for County residents who are experiencing a health crisis or who have, as a primary diagnosis, persistent, severe mental.