The text is planned to give information and spread knowledge on the nursing care of the elderly and their common health problems. It describes the qualities of caregivers, attitudes towards elderly, handling emotions, daily living activity, first aid, management, mobilization and transfer of elderly, hygiene, management of Alzheimer's disease and fractures. This book aims to broaden the understanding of the people who can be trained to give care to older people, either in old age homes, nursing homes, hospitals or at home.This can be used as a textbook for certificate course in geriatric nursing for candidates who are willing to serve the elderly. It also makes an ideal book of readings for the elderly, their relatives, managers of old age homes, caregivers, and all those who are nearer to old people.

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Author(s)Bhattacharjee T
BindingPaper Back
Publish YearJanuary 2014