Handbook of Geriatric Nursing Care

ISBN-10: 158255143X
ISBN-13: 9781582551432
Edition: 2nd 2003 (Revised)
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Description: The Second Edition of this A-to-Z guide covers a wide range of areas of concern pertaining to the growing geriatric population. Completely reviewed, updated and expanded, it includes more than 150 illustrations and charts. This text invites readers  More...

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Book details

List price: $46.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date: 9/16/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 672
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.25" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 1.496
Language: English

The Second Edition of this A-to-Z guide covers a wide range of areas of concern pertaining to the growing geriatric population. Completely reviewed, updated and expanded, it includes more than 150 illustrations and charts. This text invites readers to investigate more than 200 disorders and age-oriented issues, such as lab value changes, sexuality, grief and loss,alternative therapies and cultural influences on compliance, self-care andrecovery. Comprehensive and easy-to-use, this manual covers Alzheimer's,cataract removal treatments, and many other new and expanded topics.

Contributors
Foreword
Diseases, treatments, procedures, and geriatric issues (in alphabetical order)
Appendices
Physiologic changes in aging
Laboratory value changes in elderly patients
Levels of care
Using antipsychotics in long-term care facilities
Using anxiolytics and sedatives in long-term care facilities
Unnecessary drugs in long-term care facilities
Preventing adverse drug reactions in older patients
Adverse reactions misinterpreted as age-related changes
Resources for geriatric care
Selected references
Index

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