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Title Case studies in gerontological nursing for the advanced practice nurse [electronic resource] / editors, Meredith Wallace Kazer, Leslie Neal-Boylan.
Published Chichester, West Sussex : Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.
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 Electronic Book  RC954 .C42 2012eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xxv, 398 p.) : ill.
Series Case studies in nursing
Case studies in nursing.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Sect. 1. The aging population. Recipe for successful aging / Christine Tocchi -- Cultural competence is a journey / Jina Ko and Julie M.L. Lautner -- the ugly face of ageism / Shelley Yerger Hawkins -- If only we had National Health Insurance / Philip A. Greiner -- Sect. 2. Common health challenges of aging. The heart of it all / Jaclyn R. Jones -- I have this thing on my skin / Everol M. Ennis, Jr. -- Why is my mother wearing a diaper? / Annemarie Dowling-Castronovo -- My aching back / Anne Moore -- More than just constipation / Frieda R. Butler -- Are you in the hospital again? / Kimberly O. Lacey -- It hurts when I pee / Rebecca Herter -- The history reveals all / Devon Kwassman -- Kneedless pain / Maureen E. O'Rourke and Kenneth S. O'Rourke -- Life after a right CVA / Cynthia S. Jacelon -- It takes my breath away / Kathy Murphy and Bernard McCarthy -- What's shaking? / Donna Packo Davis and Cathi A. Thomas -- Too much to manage / Melanie J. Holland -- Them bones, them bones / Icy M. Alexander -- Sect. 3. Health promotion. Never too old to quit / Geraldine Marrocco and Amanda LaManna -- Protection by prevention / Kimberlee-Ann Bridges -- Is being careful enough? / Bonnie Cashin Farmer --
Sick and tired of being sick and tired / Kathleen Lovanio, Patricia C. Gantert, and Susan A. Goncalves -- To screen or not to screen / Meredith Wallace Kazer -- Sect. 4. Environments of care. Who says I can't go home / Antoinette Larkin and Claire Welford -- Regressing in rehab / Kendra M. Grimes -- There's no place like home / Nicholas R. Nicholson, Jr. -- caring for the caregiver / Evanne Juratovac -- Transitions / Elizabeth McGann and Lynn Price -- Shifting the focus of care / Alison Kris -- Without a home / Mary Shelkey -- A place called home / Kelly Smith Papa and Eileen O'Connor Smith -- Aging in place / Karen Dick -- Sect. 5. Cognitive and psychological issues in aging. the diabolical Ds / Kathleen Lovanio, Patricia C. Gantert, and Susan A. goncalves -- What a difference a day makes / Cora D. Zembrzuski -- I don't feel good / Evanne Juratovac -- Understanding distress / Eileen O'Connor Smith and Kelly Smith Papa -- Sect. 6. Issues of aging and independence. Too much of a good thing / Susan C. Frazier -- Driving in my car / Valerie c. Sauda -- Sex does not stop with seniority / Ashley Domingue -- Hidden pathology / Marie Boltz -- Taking control of the pain / Alison Kris -- The road toward end-of-life decision making: who has the right of way? / Barbara L. Kramer and Christine M. Goldstein.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Geriatric nursing -- Case studies.
Related Names Kazer, Meredith Wallace.
Neal-Boylan, Leslie.
Collection Title eBook collection (EBSCO).
Related To Print version: Case studies in gerontological nursing for the advanced practice nurse. Chichester, West Sussex : Wiley-Blackwell, 2012. 9780813823782 0813823781 (DLC) 2011017809
ISBN 1118277821 (electronic bk.)
9781118277829 (electronic bk.)
9780813823782 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0813823781 (pbk. : alk. paper)