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- Charles C Thomas 2014; US$ 48.95
This new fourth edition is designed for use with adults who have suffered a stroke or other brain injury or who are affected by the aging process. While the fundamental format covering such skills areas as visual scanning, reading, observing, information acquisition, listening, memory, and abstract reasoning has remained the same, each of the individual... more...
Positive Behavior Supports for Adults with Disabilities in Employment, Community, and Residential SettingsCharles C Thomas 2014; US$ 34.95
The aim of this book is to provide an overview of positive behavior supports for adults with disabilities in a written format that is directed to support providers who can immediately put the information to use. The authors have written the book in a non-technical format and include clear real-life examples for using positive behavior supports in employment,... more...
- Springer Publishing Company 2014; US$ 125.00
How do individuals perceive the experience of aging? Can this perception predict such developmental outcomes as functional health or mortality? The 35th volume of ARGG encompasses the most current and fruitful research findings about the subjective experience of aging and describes how they fit within a theoretical framework. It reflects a new and... more...
- Wiley 2014; US$ 107.50
Substance use and addiction is an increasing problem amongst older people. The identification of this problem is often more difficult in older patients and is frequently missed, particularly in the primary care context and in emergency departments, but also in a range of medical and psychiatric specialties. Substance Use and Older People shows... more...
- Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 40.99
People are living longer and the population over the age of 60 is burgeoning, with repercussions for health services and healthcare expenditure in developed countries. Crucially, disease aetiology, diagnosis, and treatment in older people differ from the general adult population. Older people often have complicated co-morbidities and respond to treatment... more...
- Kohlhammer Verlag 2014; US$ 119.32
Die adäquate Behandlung und Versorgung des alten Menschen erfordert komplexes Handeln an der Schnittstelle von Geriatrie, Gerontopsychiatrie und Gerontologie. Das interdisziplinäre Praxishandbuch bietet dem Leser eine systematische und praxisnahe Zusammenfassung des für die Diagnostik, Differenzialdiagnostik, Therapie und Versorgungsplanung relevanten... more...
- Springer 2014; US$ 189.00
Disaster Preparedness for Seniors: A Comprehensive Guide for Healthcare Professionals outlines specific disaster scenarios for homebound, community, hospitalized, long term care, homeless and aged veterans. Chapters are written by a diverse group of authors, all of whom offer insight and expertise in training healthcare professionals in preparing for... more...
- Elsevier Health Sciences 2014; US$ 99.00
This issue of Clinics in Geriatric Medicine, guest edited by Dr. Soo Borson, is devoted to Geriatric Psychiatry. Articles in this issue include: Diagnosis; Providing high quality care for dementia patients and family caregivers; Common psychiatric problems in cognitively impaired patients - causes and management; Partnering with family caregivers;... more...
- Springer 2014; US$ 129.00
Evidence pertaining to continual violence throughout the life cycle coupled with the experience of growing old in a life permeated by intimate violence is scarce. And the focus is usually on the victims ? usually, the older, battered women ? and seldom on their aging partners or adult children who were part and parcel of the violent dynamics in the... more...