By Meredith Wallace Kazer, Leslie Neal-Boylan
Because the quickest growing to be inhabitants region all over the world, older adults are noticeable in nearly each care surroundings during which clinicians perform. constructed as a source for complex perform nurses in any atmosphere, Case stories in Gerontological Nursing for the complicated perform Nurse provides readers with a number of either ordinary and odd instances from actual medical eventualities.
The ebook is equipped into six devices masking instances on the topic of ageism, universal well-being demanding situations, future health merchandising, environments of care, cognitive and mental concerns, and matters in relation to getting older and independence. every one case follows the same structure together with the patient's presentation, severe considering questions, and an intensive dialogue of the case answer by which scholars and clinicians can increase their scientific 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 deal with older adults.Content:
Chapter 1.1 Recipe for winning 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 grotesque Face of Ageism (pages 23–30): Shelley Yerger Hawkins
Chapter 1.4 If simply We Had nationwide medical health insurance (pages 31–36): Philip A. Greiner
Chapter 2.1 the center 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 sanatorium back? (pages 85–92): Kimberly O. Lacey
Chapter 2.7 It Hurts while I Pee (pages 93–99): Rebecca Herter
Chapter 2.8 The background finds 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 control (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 give up (pages 181–188): Geraldine Marrocco and Amanda LaManna
Chapter 3.2 safety via Prevention (pages 189–194): Kimberlee‐Ann Bridges
Chapter 3.3 Is Being cautious sufficient? (pages 195–201): Bonnie Cashin Farmer
Chapter 3.4 ill and uninterested in Being in poor health and drained (pages 203–212): Kathleen Lovanio, Patricia C. Gantert and Susan A. Goncalves
Chapter 3.5 To monitor or to not display (pages 213–219): Meredith Wallace Kazer
Chapter 4.1 Who Says i cannot pass 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 suppose strong (pages 313–322): Evanne Juratovac
Chapter 5.4 realizing 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 riding 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 soreness (pages 367–372): Alison Kris
Chapter 6.6 the line towards End‐of‐Life selection Making: Who Has the appropriate of means? (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