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Pathy's Principles and Practice of Geriatric Medicine
a cura di Alan J. Sinclair, John E. MorleyBruno VellasMatteo CesariMedha Munshie altri
Pathy's PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE OF GERIATRIC MEDICINE The latest edition of the gold standard in geriatric medicine references Pathy's Principles and Practice of Geriatric Medicine, Sixth Edition delivers a comprehensive overview of the subject, offering up-to-date, evidence-based, information about the many, and varied, problems suffered by ageing patients. In this latest edition, the authors take a refreshed approach to the material by rigorously applying the latest scientific research to clinical practice and increasing the use of visual examples, algorithms, and clinical practice points. Thoroughly updated throughout, the chapters give readers a truly global perspective on geriatric medicine that reflect the most recent changes in treatment options and medical conditions. In addition to new chapters on a range of recent and emerging topics, clinical practice points, and visual evidence-including MRI scans-the book also offers a: Thorough introduction to relevant biological, social, and community perspectives on caring for mature and ageing patients, as well as medicine prescribing for older patients Comprehensive exploration of eating disorders that commonly occur in the aged and how to maximize the nutritional health of ageing patients Practical discussions of haematological and cardiovascular disorders and diseases in ageing patients In-depth examination of special issues in elder care, including elder abuse, alcoholism and substance abuse, transportation issues, and end-of-life care Perfect for all clinicians working with mature patients, Pathy's Principles and Practice of Geriatric Medicine will also continue to earn a place in the libraries of allied healthcare workers with ageing patients and clients.
Current Diagnosis and Treatment: Geriatrics, 3/e
Anna Chang, Louise Walter
editore: McGraw-Hill Education
Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. The highly rated geriatrics guide has been updated and streamlined, getting you up to speed on everything you need to know-quickly and efficiently One of the top-selling geriatrics guides in medicine, Current Diagnosis & Treatment:Geriatrics now covers the unique challenges clinicians are facing today,such as policies concerning special populations, care in collaboration with teams, and working within healthcare systems. Presented by a top-ranked group of internationally renowned experts, this concise and authoritative guide delivers everything you need to know about assessment, care, conditions, diseases, and symptoms of geriatric patients; provides a new focus on policy, society, and the global environment;and includes new chapters on assisted-living settings, HIV and aging, and aid in dying.
Paziente Anziano Paziente Geriatrico. Medicina della Complessità. Fondamenti di Gerontologia e Geriatria
Umberto Senin, Antonio Cherubinie altri
Manuale di geriatria
Raffaele Antonelli Incalzi, Matteo Cesarie altri
Come si manifesta il dolore nell'anziano? Come stabilire una corretta valutazione multidimensionale? Come si mantengono l'equi
Oxford Handbook of Geriatric Medicine
James D. Price, Kunal S. Shahe altri
editore: Oxford University Press
editore: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
Prepare your students for successful gerontological practice! Focusing on the content that students need to know for effective practice, this text offers engaging, evidence-based coverage of the aging process, factors contributing to healthy aging, and unique aspects of disease presentation and management in older adults. Updated to help students meet the challenges of this increasingly diverse population, the ninth edition retains its acclaimed holistic approach through insightful coverage of the psychosocial, legal, ethical, and spiritual elements of patient care. HIGHLIGHTS OF THE NINTH EDITION Concept Mastery Alerts improve students' understanding of potentially confusing topics, as identified by Lippincott's Adaptive Learning Powered by prepU.Consider This Case, Bringing Research to Life, Practice Realities, and Critical Thinking Exercises make concepts come alive and show students how the concepts they are learning are applied in real-life contexts.In-text learning aids--including bolded key terms, communication tips, points to ponder, key concepts, and chapter summaries--help students master important material.Nursing Diagnosis Highlights provide overviews of common diagnoses, covering causes to interventions in an easy-to-understand manner.Nursing Care Plans outline diagnosis, goal, and action for selected health conditions, giving students practical models for effective health care planning.Assessment Guides walk students through general observation, the history-taking interview, and the physical examination. To develop highly capable nurses and promote sound clinical reasoning skills, the ninth edition is supported by Wolters Kluwer's suite of best-in-class digital solutions, including prepU (adaptive quizzing), DocuCare (educational EHR software), and vSim (realistic virtual simulations co-developed by Laerdal Medical and Wolters Kluwer, which are based on the NLN ACE.S Unfolding Cases).
Lippincott Essentials for Nursing Assistants
A Humanistic Approach to Caregiving
Pamela J. Carter
editore: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
Prepare your students for a successful career as a nursing assistant with this concise text. This easy-to-understand, conversational text focuses on the most essential information that nursing assistants need to know to function competently and compassionately in a long-term care facility, acute care facility, or home health care agency. Each chapter of the new edition has been updated to reflect the latest best practices and advances in the field. KEY FEATURES *NEW! A separate unit on Long-Term Care covers nursing assistant care with residents in long-term care settings.*UPDATED! Procedure boxes present 71 core procedures with step-by-step instructions that incorporate the latest guidelines and NNAAP skill revisions.*UPDATED! Nurse Pam tips promote compassionate, holistic care and help students empathize with their patients.*Guidelines (What You Do/Why You Do it) boxes summarize both the whys and the hows of carrying out key nursing assistant actions.*Tell the Nurse! Notes summarize observations that the nursing assistant needs to report to the nurse.*Stop and Think! Scenarios encourage students to solve real world problems in the types of complex situations they will encounter in the workplace.*Online videos featuring eight hours of engaging footage offer complete, step-by-step demonstrations of the core skills performed daily by nursing assistants. An accompanying Workbook follows the same straightforward organization as the 4th Edition Textbook. Activities include multiple-choice, fill-in-the-blanks, think about it, and matching questions, as well as crossword puzzles, word jumbles, labeling, sequencing, and identification.
Basic Geriatric Nursing
Patricia A. Williams
The bestselling LPN/LVN geriatric nursing textbook, Basic Geriatric Nursing, 5th Edition covers age-appropriate nursing interventions in a variety of health care settings. It includes the theories and concepts of aging, covers expected physiologic and psychosocial changes, and highlights delegation, coordinated care, end-of-life care, patient teaching, quality of life, safety, and home care. This edition is updated with the latest issues and trends in geriatric nursing, including changes to the health care system and demographics. Part of the popular LPN Threads series, Gloria Hoffman Wold's text provides a clear and compassionate introduction to geriatric care.
Ginnastica antietà. Il metodo geromotricità
Cesarina Minasso, Ada Piccolo
editore: Edizioni Mediterranee
Il volume presenta l'evoluzione del metodo "geromotricità" ideato da Cesarina Minasso e da Ada Piccolo in collaborazione con G
Geriatric Medicine at a Glance
Adam Gordon, Adrian Blundell
editore: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Geriatric Medicine at a Glance logically presents the core principles of geriatric medicine, including mechanisms of ageing, changes in physiology commonly seen in older adults, and the clinical management and treatment of the key medical presentations affecting older patients. It provides a thorough overview of the essential required core knowledge, mapped to the British Geriatrics Society undergraduate curriculum on ageing. Geriatric Medicine at a Glance: - Is fully aligned with the newly developed British Geriatric Society curriculum on ageing for undergraduate medical students - Explains the relevant concepts associated with ageing in addition to the common medical presentations seen in older adults - Includes the perspective of nurses and other allied health professionals - Features 'best of five' self-assessment questions, with full explanations of the answers Geriatric Medicine at a Glance will help address the uncertainty often experienced by medical students and junior doctors when dealing with older patients.
La disciplina che impedisce la perdita dell' autosufficeinza dell' anziano
editore: SEU Società Editrice Universo
Sue E. Meiner
Covering both disorders and wellness, Gerontologic Nursing provides the essential information you need to provide the best nursing care to older adults. A body-system organization makes information easy to find, and discussions include health promotion, psychologic and sociocultural issues, and the common medical-surgical problems associated with aging adults. Written by expert educator and clinician Sue Meiner, EdD, RN, CS, GNP, this book also emphasizes topics such as nutrition, chronic illness, emergency treatment, patient teaching, home care, and end-of-life care.
Ham's Primary Care Geriatrics
A Case-Based Approach
Ellen Flaherty, Gregg A. Warshawe altri
Employing a unique case-based approach, Ham's Primary Care Geriatrics continues to be your comprehensive source of clinical solutions for this challenging population. This gerontology medical reference book features an interdisciplinary perspective that empowers you with team-oriented knowledge on the best diagnosis, treatment, and management strategies available to address the complex needs of older adults.
Manuale di gerontologia e geriatria
Ottavio Bosello, Mauro Zamboni
editore: Piccin-Nuova Libraria
Brocklehurst's Textbook of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology
Howard M. Fillit, Kenneth Rockwoode altri
Popular with generations of practitioners, "Brocklehurst's Textbook of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology" has been the definitive reference of choice in the field of geriatric care. The new 7th Edition, by Howard M. Fillit, MD, Kenneth Rockwood, MD, and Kenneth Woodhouse, carries on this tradition with an increased clinical focus and updated coverage to help you meet the unique challenges posed by this growing patient population. It includes consistent discussions of clinical manifestations, diagnosis, prevention, treatment, and more that make reference quick and easy, while nearly 1,000 illustrations compliment the text to help you find what you need on a given condition. It features examples of the latest imaging studies that depict the effects of aging on the brain, and new algorithms further streamline decision making. Expert Consult functionality - new to this edition - further enhances your reference power with convenient online access to the complete text and illustrations from the book.
Argomenti di geriatria. Manuale per le professioni sanitarie infermieristiche
Hazzard's geriatric medicine & gerontology
Jeffrey B. Halter, Joseph G. Ouslandere altri
editore: McGraw-Hill Education
The most complete, authoritative guide available on the diagnosis and treatment of disorders affecting the elderly -- updated with a new global perspective A Doody's Core Title for 2011! "In addition to serving as a timely, comprehensive, state-of-the-art textbook of geriatric medicine anchored in science, evidence-based medicine, and patient-centered practice, the book also is intended to meet the learning needs of fellows in geriatric medicine. The authors succeed in modeling a textbook of geriatric medicine on textbooks of internal medicine. 3 Stars."--Doody's Review Service The undisputed leader on the subject of geriatrics, this comprehensive guide combines gerontology principles with clinical geriatrics offering unmatched coverage of this area of medicine. Written by some of the world's most respected geriatricians, Hazzard's Principles of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology presents the most up-to-date, evidence-based medical information available -- in a revamped 2-color design that makes finding the answers to your questions faster and easier than ever. Features: A greater emphasis on evidence-based medicine through the expanded use of Clinical Practice Guidelines and references to systematic reviews and critically appraised topics A new international advisory board of 12 global authorities and an increased number of international contributors for a greater global perspective Important new chapters on the cultural aspects of geriatrics, emergency geriatrics, hospital geriatrics, international geriatric care, and rural geriatric care Information integrated with additional online resources Tables, drawings, and clinical algorithms made even more effective by a new two-color design 300 illustrations (including 64 in a full-color insert)
A Training Guide
Graham P. Mulley, Gurcharan S. Rai
editore: Churchill Livingstone
This book is aimed at the entire training requirements of Specialist Registrars. It covers both the practice of medicine for the elderly and also generic skills required by all doctors at this stage in their training. The emphasis is on practical advice (backed up by evidence where available) on the common problems of the elderly. Chapters end with references, further reading and self-assessment material.
Office Care Geriatrics
Bruce J. Naughton, Mark E. Williamse altri
editore: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
This practical, ready-access reference provides clinicians and students with evidence-based strategies for the care of older patients. The book is organized to yield quick answers to questions arising during the patient encounter. The contributors offer pragmatic management guidelines appropriate for the complexities of multiple problems and advanced age, and emphasize a disease management approach.