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Author Bowles, Donna.

Title Gerontology nursing case studies : 100 narratives for learning / Donna J. Bowles.

Imprint New York : Springer Pub. Co., 2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (xix, 228 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
data file rda
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Political, ethical, and legal issues of older adults -- Loss and end-of-life issues -- Mistreatment of older adults -- Depression, addiction, and suicide -- Individual and family dynamics -- Sexuality -- The aging sensory system -- Integumentary disorders and infectious disease of the elderly -- The aging musculoskeletal system -- The aging neurological system -- The aging cardiovascular system -- The aging pulmonary system -- The aging endocrine system -- The aging genitourinary system -- Nutrition and the aging gastrointestinal system -- Cancer in the older adult -- Cognitive impairment in the older adult -- Cultural diversity -- Pain management in the older adult -- Sleep disturbances in the older adult.
Note Print version record.
Summary "The case narrative approach of this book promotes active learning that is more meaningful to students (and practicing nurses) and more likely to increase the transfer of evidence into practice. An excellent resource for faculty (staff educators) to facilitate critical learning skills." Liz Capezuti, PhD, RN, FAAN. Dr. John W. Rowe Professor in Successful Aging. Co-Director, Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing. New York University College of Nursing. This is a terrific text that provides nurses and other health care providers [with] good basic information.
Language English.
Subject Geriatric nursing -- Case studies.
MEDICAL -- Geriatrics.
MEDICAL -- Nursing -- Gerontology.
Geriatric nursing. (OCoLC)fst00941229
Geriatric Nursing -- Case Reports -- methods.
Aging -- Case Reports.
Genre/Form Case Reports.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Case studies. (OCoLC)fst01423765
Other Form: Print version: Bowles, Donna. Gerontology nursing case studies. New York : Springer Pub. Co., 2011 9780826108333 (DLC) 2010050432 (OCoLC)663951677
ISBN 9780826108340 (electronic bk.)
0826108342 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. ebr10480847
AU@ 000048636581
AU@ 000048838467
AU@ 000051367061
DEBBG BV043061095
DEBBG BV044155640
DEBSZ 421587911

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