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  • Beifahrersitzbuch - Ambulante Pflegeby M. Döbele; U. Becker; B. Glück

    Springer 2007; US$ 9.99

    Allein im Auto und kein Kollege, den man "mal eben" fragen kann? Das Beifahrersitzbuch ist ideal für unterwegs: Zum schnellen Nachschlagen vor, aber auch nach neuen, unbekannten oder vergessenen Pflegesituationen: alle Inhalte der praktischen ambulanten Patientenversorgung von A bis Z, einfache, praxisnahe Beschreibungen von Pflegehandlungen, viele... more...

  • New Ways to Care for Older Peopleby Evan Calkins; Chad Boult; Edward H. Wagner; James T. Pacala

    Springer Publishing Company 2004; US$ 70.00

    This book conveys the good news: there is considerable evidence that practitioners themselves can design more effective systems of care for older people, often at lower costs. The researchers here point the way ahead: "evidence-based" interventions; proactive population-based care programs; patient-centered delivery models--all developed... more...

  • Annual Review of Nursing Research, 20 (2002)by Joyce J. Fitzpatrick; Patricia Archbold; Barbara Stewart

    Springer Publishing Company 2002; US$ 90.00

    Designated a Doody's Core Title!. 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... more...

  • Annual Review of Gerontology and Geriatrics, 22 (2002)by Stephen Crystal; Dennis Shea

    Springer Publishing Company 2003; US$ 90.00

    Leading scholars focus on the economics of aging, with a particular emphasis on the economic future of the baby boom generation. Key themes include the influence of early advantages on later-life economic outcomes (the cumulative advantage/cumulative disadvantage hypothesis); the relationship between inequalities in economic status and inequalities... more...

  • How to Teach Continuing Medical Educationby Mike Davis; Kirsty Forrest

    Wiley 2009; US$ 51.95

    This new volume in the concise "How To" series explores the foundations and principles of continuing education of professionals and then relates these to the practice of teaching the various modalities used in CME. The areas covered include experiential learning, group dynamics, situated learning and reflective practice - and make these understandable... more...

  • Second Windby Lee Bergquist

    Human Kinetics 2009; US$ 17.95

    Second Wind: The Rise of the Ageless Athlete is an absorbing account of a growing subculture of Americans who are challenging the notion of what it means to grow old. more...

  • Geriatric Oncologyby Arti Hurria; Lodovico Balducci

    Springer 2009; US$ 89.99

    Aims to make medical oncologists and other health professionals managing older patients with cancer aware of developments in geriatric assessment and in cancer management for the older adult. This book is suitable for oncologists of various specialties, and those involved in the management of older patients with cancer. more...

  • Master Athletesby Joe Baker; Sean Horton; Patricia Weir

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 59.95

    Masters athletes are those that continue to train and compete, typically at a high level, beyond the age of thirty-five and into middle and old age. As populations in the industrialized world get older and governments become increasingly keen to promote healthy aging and non-pharmacological interventions, the study of masters athletes enables us to... more...

  • Geriatric Mental Health Ethicsby Shane S. Bush

    Springer Publishing Company 2009; US$ 59.00

    "The book's genuine value is that it provides the reader with a solid foundation in ethical competence. The ten-step ethical decision-making model described is a clear, structured roadmap to aid in the resolution of common ethical problems .A welcome resource to all geriatric mental health students, practitioners, and educators.". --.... more...

  • Geropsychology and Long Term Careby Merla Arnold

    Springer 2010; US$ 69.99

    Suitable for psychologists working in long-term care settings and those who wish to do so, this book features key outcomes that include the provision of high quality psychological services for this important sector namely, people living in nursing homes, assisted living communities and other LTC settings. more...