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|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
David G Satin; Barbara A Blakeney
|Description:||xiv, 497 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm|
|Contents:||Aged view their health care / Masie Eaton [and others] --
Clinical issues for the individual --
Physical health problems and treatment of the aged / Terence A. O'Malley, Barbara A. Blakeney --
Emotional and cognitive issues in the care of the aged / David G. Satin --
Oral health and treatment of the aged / Athena S. Papas, Maureen C. Rounds --
Drug therapy in the aged patient / Joseph M. Scavone --
Nutritional concerns and problems of the aged / Johanna T. Dwyer --
Principles and practice in geriatric rehabilitation / Jennifer M. Bottomley --
Interpersonal and societal issues --
Ageing family / Frances L. Portnoy --
Work, productivity, and worth in old age / Margot C. Howe --
Ethical issues at the end of life: death, dying and the care of the aged / David Barnard --
Legal issues in the care of the aged / Thomas F. O'Hare --
Disability trends and community long-term health care for the aged / Alan M. Jette --
Economics of the health-care system: financing health care for the aged person / Glenn S. Koocher, Diane S. Piktialis. (cont) Theoretical issues of interdisciplinary education and practice --
Interdisciplinary, integrated approach to professional practice with the aged / David G. Satin --
Developing the interdisciplinary team / Benjamin S. Siegel --
Attitudes, values and ideologies as influences on the professional education and practice of those who care for the aged / Lisa Gurland --
Interdisciplinary care of aged persons: an integration of the issues --
Interdisciplinary case conference / David G. Satin.
|Responsibility:||edited by David G. Satin, with Barbara A. Blakeney [and others].|
this is really an impressive reference for any professional working with geriatric individuals ... There are also excellent chapters on emotional and cognitive issues of the aged and the aging family
- Older people -- Medical care.
- Older people -- Health and hygiene.
- Health Services for the Aged -- organization & administration.
- Health Policy.
- Personnes âgées -- Soins médicaux.
- Personnes âgées -- Santé et hygiène.
- Politique sanitaire.
- Medizinische Versorgung.
- Old persons -- Care