qProvides primary care providers with information specific to the medical management of acutely ill adult and elder patients with multiple comorbid health problems. It also contains material on advanced directives, end of life care and regulatory and compliance concerns that often affect treatment decisions in these settings. A section on staff education is also included for nurse practitioners who are directing patient care given by both skilled and unskilled staff in subacute and long term care.q --Cover.The following guidelines for anticoagulation management are based on recommendations from the American Geriatric ... is ambulatory ac Anticoagulation for an orthopedic patient may consist of a daily aspirin, lowamolecular-weight heparin, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Clinical Management of Patients in Subacute and Long-term Care Settings|
|Author||:||Terry Mahan Buttaro, Susan Aznavorian, Karen Dick|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier Health Sciences - 2006|