Advanced Practice Nursing in the Care of Older Adults

Advanced Practice Nursing in the Care of Older Adults

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Explore effective ways to enhance the wellness and independence of older adults across the wellness-illness continuum. From an overview of the theories of aging and assessment through the treatment of disorders, including complex illnesses, this evidence-based book provides the comprehensive gerontological coverage you need to prepare for your role as an Advanced Practice Nurse. Understand how to easily identify factors that may affect the wellness of your patients and their families. Plus, enhance your critical-thinking skills with real-world case studies that bring concepts to life.Topical antihistamine: azelastine (Astelin) nasal spray, 2 sprays each nostril twice daily Intranasal corticosteroids: a–i Fluticasone furoate (Veramyst), 2 sprays each nostril once daily ... Ipratropium bromide (Atrovent) nasal spray 0.03%, 0.06 %, 2 sprays each nostril 2 to 4 times daily, ... Wearing a mask when working outside can also be of benefit (National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, n.d.).

Title:Advanced Practice Nursing in the Care of Older Adults
Author:Laurie Kennedy-Malone, Kathleen Ryan Fletcher, Lori Martin-Plank
Publisher:F.A. Davis - 2014-01-20


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