Advanced Practice Nursing with Older Adults

Advanced Practice Nursing with Older Adults

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Written by an author team from a top-ranked nursing program, this ground-breaking new text, presents state of the art guidelines for geriatric care for the advance practice nursing student. Practical, logically organized, and complete, this text features; * Expert guidelines, strategies, protocols, and principles for working with older adults * Essential coverage of diagnosis, treatment standards, management, special concerns, judgment calls, and more, organized by body system * Unique coverage of pain management, care for the dying, palliative care, and advance directives * Hands-on help with evaluation and treatment of cardiovascular, respiratory, genitourinary, GI, thyroid, gynecological, musculoskeletal, and CNS disorders, as well as diabetes mellitus * In-depth guidance on problems such as falls, sensory deficits, pressure injuries, and elder abuse and neglect Comprehensive, authoritative, and up-to-date, this text is sure to become an essential component of your nurse practitioner curriculum.Clinical Guidelines Valerie T. Cotter, Neville E. Strumpf. for prevention of recurrent UTI. More than 70 years ago, Blatherwick112 and colleagues113 noted increased urinary acidity after ingestion of cranberries or their by-products. Acidificationanbsp;...

Title:Advanced Practice Nursing with Older Adults
Author:Valerie T. Cotter, Neville E. Strumpf
Publisher:McGraw-Hill - 2002


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