By Meredith Wallace Kazer, Leslie Neal-Boylan
Because the quickest becoming inhabitants quarter world wide, older adults are visible in virtually each care surroundings within which clinicians perform. built as a source for complex perform nurses in any surroundings, Case reviews in Gerontological Nursing for the complex perform Nurse offers readers with various either average and extraordinary situations from actual medical eventualities.
The e-book is prepared into six devices masking instances regarding ageism, universal wellbeing and fitness demanding situations, well-being promoting, environments of care, cognitive and mental matters, and concerns in relation to getting older and independence. every one case follows an analogous structure together with the patient's presentation, serious pondering questions, and an intensive dialogue of the case answer wherein scholars and clinicians can improve their medical reasoning abilities.
Designed to advertise geriatric scientific schooling via self-assessment or lecture room use, Case experiences in Gerontological Nursing for the complicated perform Nurse is a key source for all these devoted to enhancing take care of older adults.Content:
Chapter 1.1 Recipe for profitable getting older (pages 1–13): Christine Tocchi
Chapter 1.2 Cultural Competence Is a trip (pages 15–22): Jina Ko and Julie M. L. Lautner
Chapter 1.3 The gruesome Face of Ageism (pages 23–30): Shelley Yerger Hawkins
Chapter 1.4 If basically We Had nationwide medical insurance (pages 31–36): Philip A. Greiner
Chapter 2.1 the guts of all of it (pages 37–45): Jaclyn R. Jones
Chapter 2.2 i've got This factor on My epidermis (pages 47–55): Everol M. Ennis
Chapter 2.3 Why Is My mom donning a Diaper? (pages 57–64): Annemarie Dowling‐Castronovo
Chapter 2.4 My Aching again (pages 65–73): Anne Moore
Chapter 2.5 greater than simply Constipation (pages 75–83): Frieda R. Butler
Chapter 2.6 Are You within the health facility back? (pages 85–92): Kimberly O. Lacey
Chapter 2.7 It Hurts while I Pee (pages 93–99): Rebecca Herter
Chapter 2.8 The heritage unearths All (pages 101–109): Devon Kwassman
Chapter 2.9 Kneedless discomfort (pages 111–124): Maureen E. O'Rourke and Kenneth S. O'Rourke
Chapter 2.10 lifestyles after a correct CVA (pages 125–133): Cynthia S. Jacelon
Chapter 2.11 It Takes My Breath Away (pages 135–143): Kathy Murphy, Dympna Caseyv and Bernard McCarthy
Chapter 2.12 what is Shaking? (pages 145–152): Donna Packo Diaz and Cathi A. Thomas
Chapter 2.13 an excessive amount of to regulate (pages 153–165): Melanie J. Holland
Chapter 2.14 Them Bones, Them Bones (pages 167–180): Ivy M. Alexander
Chapter 3.1 by no means Too outdated to surrender (pages 181–188): Geraldine Marrocco and Amanda LaManna
Chapter 3.2 safeguard through Prevention (pages 189–194): Kimberlee‐Ann Bridges
Chapter 3.3 Is Being cautious sufficient? (pages 195–201): Bonnie Cashin Farmer
Chapter 3.4 ailing and uninterested in Being unwell and drained (pages 203–212): Kathleen Lovanio, Patricia C. Gantert and Susan A. Goncalves
Chapter 3.5 To monitor or to not reveal (pages 213–219): Meredith Wallace Kazer
Chapter 4.1 Who Says i will not cross domestic? (pages 221–230): Antoinette Larkin and Claire Welford
Chapter 4.2 Regressing in Rehab (pages 231–238): Kendra M. Grimes
Chapter 4.3 there is no position Like domestic (pages 239–244): Nicholas R. Nicholson
Chapter 4.4 taking good care of the Caregiver (pages 245–251): Evanne Juratovac
Chapter 4.5 Transitions (pages 253–260): Elizabeth McGann and Lynn Price
Chapter 4.6 moving the point of interest of Care (pages 261–266): Alison Kris
Chapter 4.7 with out a domestic (pages 267–275): Mary Shelkey
Chapter 4.8 a spot known as domestic (pages 277–284): Kelly Smith Papa and Eileen O'Connor Smith
Chapter 4.9 getting older in position (pages 285–291): Karen Dick
Chapter 5.1 The Diabolical Ds (pages 293–304): Kathleen Lovanio, Patricia C. Gantert and Susan A. Goncalves
Chapter 5.2 What a distinction an afternoon Makes (pages 305–312): Cora D. Zembrzuski
Chapter 5.3 i do not consider reliable (pages 313–322): Evanne Juratovac
Chapter 5.4 figuring out misery (pages 323–331): Eileen O'Connor Smith and Kelly Smith Papa
Chapter 6.1 an excessive amount of of an outstanding factor (pages 333–341): Susan C. Frazier
Chapter 6.2 using in My automobile (pages 343–349): Valerie C. Sauda
Chapter 6.3 intercourse doesn't cease with Seniority (pages 351–357): Ashley Domingue
Chapter 6.4 Hidden Pathology (pages 359–365): Marie Boltz
Chapter 6.5 Taking regulate of the ache (pages 367–372): Alison Kris
Chapter 6.6 the line towards End‐of‐Life choice Making: Who Has the precise of approach? (pages 373–380): Barbara L. Kramer and Christine M. Goldstein
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Case Studies in Gerontological Nursing for the Advanced Practice Nurse by Meredith Wallace Kazer, Leslie Neal-Boylan