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Grounded in the core competencies recommended by the AACN in collaboration with the Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing, Ebersole & Hess? Toward Healthy Aging, 8th Edition is the most comprehensive resource on health promotion and maintenance for older adults and their caregivers. With coverage of communication, safety and ethical considerations, new genetic research, key aging issues, and common and uncommon conditions, you will have the knowledge you need to promote healthy lifestyle choices, properly address end-of-life issues, and provide effective, holistic care for older adults.


Key Features:-

  • Consistent chapter organization with objectives, case studies with critical thinking questions, and
  • A strong focus on health and wellness emphasizes a positive approach to aging.
  • Disease processes are discussed in the context of healthy adaptation, nursing support, and responsib
  • Research highlights help incorporate the latest research findings into practice.
  • Nutrition chapter includes the most current guidelines for older adults and addresses patients? diet
  • Scales and guidelines for proper health assessment provide the essential information for assessing t

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Author(s)Touhy T A
PublisherElsevier Science
Edition8
ISBN9780323073165
Pages520
BindingPaper Back
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2012