1 edition of Older adult nursing care found in the catalog.
Older adult nursing care
Brown, Nancy J. RN
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Nancy J. Brown, Linda Eby|
|LC Classifications||QP86 .B685 2012|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2012015642|
Nursing Care of the Hospitalized Older Patient () This book was primarily designed for nurses caring for older patients in hospitals and acute care settings, but it is a valuable reference for nurses caring for older patients across varied health care environments. The organized format provides easy access to the common disorders encountered when caring for ill elders and provides nurses Author: Giselle Stringer. Studying for the Care of the Older Adult (Geriatric Nursing) in nursing school. I give you strategies on how to study and pass your exams in older adult. I also give you a practice NCLEX style.
To improve nursing students’ knowledge and skill to competently manage the needs of an aging clientele, with an emphasis on communication and understanding physical assessment variations in the healthy older adult. Learner Objectives 1. Demonstrate understanding of variations in physical assessment findings in a healthy older adult 2. This open access book aims to provide a comprehensive but practical overview of the knowledge required for the assessment and management of the older adult with or at risk of fragility fracture. It considers this from the perspectives of all of the settings in .
Journal of Gerontological Nursing. Feature Article. Older Adult Transitions into Long-Term Care: A Meta-Synthesis. Gail J. Sullivan, MSN, ARNP Cited by: 5. Gerontology Nursing Case Studies: Narratives for Learning Donna J. Bowles, EdD, RN, CNE pharmaceutical companies, health care organizations, and other qualifying groups. Cancer in the Older Adult Case Chemotherapy and the Aged File Size: KB.
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Older adults are the fastest growing segment of our population and will require nurses and other health practitioners who are trained in their special needs. Here in this full color and highly illustrated text the reader will find a holistic approach to nursing care for the older population that addresses the physical, psychological, social and Cited by: 9.
Essential gerontological coverage—perfect for Advanced Practice Nursing students.; A focus on caring for the older adult along the wellness-illness continuum and how to help this population maintain wellness and independence.; Body Systems chapters covering common disorders in the older adult.; Coverage of psychosocial issues that can affect the health and wellness of the older adult, family /5(46).
Now in its Fifth Edition, this text provides a comprehensive and wellness-oriented approach to the theory and practice of gerontologic nursing. Organized around the author's unique "functional consequences theory" of gerontologic nursing, the book explores "normal" age-related changes and risk factors that often interfere with optimal health and functioning, to effectively identify and teach.
Supporting Millennials Providing Care for an Older Adult. Caring for the Older Adult Living in the Community A + Print According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the number of U.S. adults aged 65 years old or older will more than double to reach about 71 million by The book was awarded third place in the AJN.
Elder care is an issue that is growing in most industrialized nations. care costs are increasing more as a result of an increasing number of seniors as opposed to increases in the cost of care per capita. Since older people are living longer, there are more of them. Primary Care of the Older Adult: A Multidisciplinary Approach By Mary M.
Perioperative Assessment of the Older Adult. By: Laura D Rosenthal, DNP, RN, ACNP, FAANP and The Association of periOperative Registered Nurses WHY: America’s older adults comprise the fastest growing segment of the U.S.
account for 55% of all operative procedures performed in the U.S. and may increase as much as % by (AORN, ). Discuss the impact of care of the older adult on family functioning. Use research findings to formulate nursing approaches to and decisions about potential and actual physiological and psychosocial stressors that affect the older adult.
Collaborate with clients and other health professionals in. Taking care of elderly people is never easy. Since they are more prone to infections (), injuries, and changes in mental status, you have to be prepared and skilled when caring for you are new to geriatric nursing, all these things can be intimidating and overwhelming.
So, to help you out, here are 3 nursing care plans for elderly you might find handy. How to Try This Assessments and Best Practices in Care of Older Adults.
Caring for older adults is far more complex than the majority of today's nurses and other healthcare providers ever learned in school, and than the majority of faculty in any schools of nursing are prepared to teach their students.
In fact, lack of knowledge about care of older adults among the teachers, students and. Access study documents, get answers to your study questions, and connect with real tutors for NURSING NURS RN-BSN Holistic Care Older Adults at University Of Texas, Arlington.
Find Geriatric Nursing Textbooks at up to 90% off. Plus get free shipping on qualifying orders $25+. Choose from used and new textbooks or get instant access with eTextbooks and digital materials. Caring for Older Adults encourages schools of nursing and their practice partners to help create a future in which care of older adults is holistic, consistently competent, individualized, and humane.
The NLN is grateful to the John A. Hartford Foundation, the Independence Foundation, and Laerdal Medical for. Winner of a AJN Book of the Year Award in the Gerontologic Nursing Category (Second Place).
Highlighting a recent frontier in the field of oncology, the highly specialized and individually tailored care of the older adult, this text provides you with a comprehensive guide to caring for this ever-growing patient population.
nursing management of patients with selected major adult health problems. Apply knowledge of the nursing management of selected, complex adult health problems, incorporating best practice guidelines, across the continuum of care. Integrate knowledge of the needs of older adults into the plan of care.
GRADING AND EVALUATIONFile Size: KB. Defining, monitoring and improving quality in Welsh care homes Duncan Blunt Meaningful engagement between secondary school students and older patients in an acute hospital. the nursing care of the adult client with alterations in selected body systems.
Simulations, class discussions, written or computerized examinations, clinical educational experiences. Examine strategies for health promotion for adult patients in relationship to the nursing care of the adult client with alterations in selected body systems. AMSN supports the Specialty Nursing Association Global Vision Statement on Care of Older Adults.
DEFINITIONS: Older adult is the chronological age of 65 or older. Geriatrics is the specialty of nursing concerned with the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disease in older people and the problems specific to aging. REFERENCES.
Background: As the population of older adults continues to increase, the healthcare system must adapt to respond to their unique and complicated health needs. More than half of all patients diagnosed with cancer in America are aged 65 years or older. The appropriate care for older adult patients with cancer requires a holistic approach with careful coordination of interprofessional providers.
The book also includes the requirements for restorative care across all settings, and the necessary documentation. Restorative Care Nursing for Older Adults will help formal and informal caregivers and administrators at all levels assimilate the philosophy of restorative care and be able to develop and implement successful restorative care.
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Guidelines for patient care are presented within the framework of the five-step nursing process; Nursing Care Plans are described within a case. Identify adult's perception of self Establish a trusting relationship Provide care in non-judgmental manner Encourage to look and touch affected area Focus on abilities, not disabilities Dress in manner that deemphasizes body changes Carefully groomed Coordinate rehabilitative care.This is the only book to offer an evidence-based model for retaining students and ensuring success across the nursing education spectrum.
It is designed to assist faculty in creating, implementing, and evaluating student retention and academic success strategies.The Journal of Gerontological Nursing is pleased to publish this feature, "Try This: Best Practices in Nursing Care to Older Adults," developed by the Hartford Institute for Geriatric : Kathleen C Buckwalter.