Gerontology Nursing Handbook by Patricia A. TabloskiGerontology Nursing Handbook by Patricia A. Tabloski

Gerontology Nursing Handbook

byPatricia A. Tabloski

Paperback | August 1, 2006

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This pocket guide is an ideal quick-reference to the essentials of care of older patients.   Topics include practical tips, drug information and specific tools and instruments needed. Nursing Students and Nursing Professionals.

Title:Gerontology Nursing HandbookFormat:PaperbackDimensions:544 pages, 6.88 × 4.14 × 1.08 inPublished:August 1, 2006Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0130942243

ISBN - 13:9780130942241

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Table of Contents



Chapter 1                                            Principles of Gerontology

Chapter 2                                            Cultural Diversity

Chapter 3                                            Nutrition

Chapter 4                                            Pharmacology

Chapter 5                                            Psychological Function

Chapter 6                                            Sleep

Chapter 7                                            Pain

Chapter 8                                            Elder Mistreatment

Chapter 9                                            Care of the Dying

Chapter 10                                          Integument

Chapter 11                                          Mouth and Oral Cavity

Chapter 12                                          Sensation

Chapter 13                                          Cardiovascular System

Chapter 14                                          Respiratory System

Chapter 15                                          Genitourinary System

Chapter 16                                          Musculoskeletal System

Chapter 17                                          Endocrine System

Chapter 18                                          Gastrointestinal System

Chapter 19                                          Hematological System

Chapter 20                                          Neurological System 

Chapter 21                                          Immune System

Chapter 22                                          Multisystem Problems