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

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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.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780826141323
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 5/28/2002
  • Series: Annual Review of Nursing Research Series, #20
  • Pages: 432
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 1.13 (d)

Meet the Author

Joyce J. Fitzpatrick, PhD, MBA, RN, FAAN, is the Elizabeth Brooks Ford Professor of Nursing, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, where she was Dean from 1982 through 1997. She has received numerous honors and awards including the American Journal of Nursing Book of the Year Award 18 times. Dr. Fitzpatrick is widely published in nursing and health care literature, is senior editor for Springer's revived Nursing Leadership and Management Series and just stepped down as senior editor for Springer's Annual Review of Nursing Research Series. Her most recent Springer books are The Doctor of Nursing Practice and Clinical Nurse Leader: Essentials of Program Development and Implementation for Clinical Practice; 201 Careers in Nursing; Encyclopedia of Nursing Research 3e, and Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing: An Interpersonal Approach (with Jones & Rogers).

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Table of Contents

• Introduction: Looking Back and Looking Forward, P.G. Archbold, B.J. Stewart, K.S. Lyons
Part I: Managing Common Conditions in Elders
• Maintaining and Improving Physical Function in Elders, J.A. Bennett
• Pressure Ulcer Prevention and Management, C.H. Lyder
• Pain in Older Adults, L.L. Miller and K.A. Talerico
• Interventions for Persons with Irreversible Dementia, S.C. Burgener and P. Twigg
Part II: Settings for Elder Care
• Transitional Care of Older Adults, M.D. Naylor
• Interventions for Family Members Caring for an Elder with Dementia, G.J. Acton and Mary A. Winter
• End of Life Care for Older Adults in ICU’s, J.G. Baggs
• Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Facilities as Places for Dying, J.C. Cartwright
Part III: Public Health, Social, and Scientific Trends
• Home Health Services Research, E.A. Madigan, S.Tullai-McGuiness, D.F. Neff
• Telehealth Interventions to Improve Clinical Nursing of Elders, J.F. Jones, P.F. Brennan
• Genetics and Gerontological Nursing: A Need to Stimulate Research, L. Frazier, S.K. Ostwald
Part IV: Neglected Areas of Research in Gerontological Nursing
• Hearing Impairment, M.I. Wallhagen
• Elder Mistreatment, T. Fulmer

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