Annual Review Of Nursing Research, Volume 20, 2002: Geriatric Nursing Research

Annual Review Of Nursing Research, Volume 20, 2002: Geriatric Nursing Research

by Joyce J. Fitzpatrick
     
 

ISBN-10: 0826141323

ISBN-13: 9780826141323

Pub. Date: 05/28/2002

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

Designated a Doody's Core Title!

This twentieth volume of this landmark series focuses on geriatric nursing research. Clinicians, educators, students, and researchers will find an up-to-date synthesis of nursing research relating to over a dozen important topics, including pain, pressure ulcers, dementia, home health and hearing impairment. Future-oriented

Overview

Designated a Doody's Core Title!

This twentieth volume of this landmark series focuses on geriatric nursing research. Clinicians, educators, students, and researchers will find an up-to-date synthesis of nursing research relating to over a dozen important topics, including pain, pressure ulcers, dementia, home health and hearing impairment. Future-oriented topics include the implication of genetics and telehealth for geriatric care. Distinguished contributors include Mary Taylor, Patricia Flatley Brennan, and Terry Fulmer.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780826141323
Publisher:
Springer Publishing Company
Publication date:
05/28/2002
Series:
Annual Review of Nursing Research Series, #20
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.13(d)

Table of Contents

    Preface
  1. Introduction: Looking Back and Looking Forward, P.G. Archbold, B.J. Stewart, K.S. Lyons

  2. Part I: Managing Common Conditions in Elders
  3. Maintaining and Improving Physical Function in Elders, J.A. Bennett
  4. Pressure Ulcer Prevention and Management, C.H. Lyder
  5. Pain in Older Adults, L.L. Miller and K.A. Talerico
  6. Interventions for Persons with Irreversible Dementia, S.C. Burgener and P. Twigg

  7. Part II: Settings for Elder Care
  8. Transitional Care of Older Adults, M.D. Naylor
  9. Interventions for Family Members Caring for an Elder with Dementia, G.J. Acton and Mary A. Winter
  10. End of Life Care for Older Adults in ICU’s, J.G. Baggs
  11. Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Facilities as Places for Dying, J.C. Cartwright

  12. Part III: Public Health, Social, and Scientific Trends
  13. Home Health Services Research, E.A. Madigan, S.Tullai-McGuiness, D.F. Neff
  14. Telehealth Interventions to Improve Clinical Nursing of Elders, J.F. Jones, P.F. Brennan
  15. Genetics and Gerontological Nursing: A Need to Stimulate Research, L. Frazier, S.K. Ostwald

  16. Part IV: Neglected Areas of Research in Gerontological Nursing
  17. Hearing Impairment, M.I. Wallhagen
  18. Elder Mistreatment, T. Fulmer

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