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Gerontology

  • Person-Centred Thinking with Older Peopleby Helen Bown; Gill Bailey; Helen Sanderson; David Brindle; Dorothy Runnicles

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2015; US$ 21.95

    Person-centred practices are a key way to provide the best possible care and support for older people and help them to be active and valued members of the community. Drawing on a wealth of experience of working with older people, the authors present the 6 essential person-centred practices. Each of the practices is designed to support the individual... more...

  • Koordinationstraining für Seniorenby Hans J. Schaller; Panja Wernz

    Meyer & Meyer 2015; US$ 14.52

    Bewegungs- und Sportprogramme für das fortgeschrittene Lebensalter tragen häufig der Notwendigkeit einer Förderung der Bewegungskoordination nicht hinreichend Rechnung. Das vorliegende Buch zeigt nach einer theoretischen Einführung, wie durch geeignete Übungen und Methoden die koordinativen Fähigkeiten älterer Menschen erhalten und verbessert werden... more...

  • Pflegedokumentation in der Altenpflegeby Elke Erika Rösen

    Elsevier Health Sciences Germany 2015; US$ 23.32

    Richtig dokumentiert ist halb gewonnen! Kennen Sie das auch: die Anzahl der Pflegebedürftigen wächst, aber nicht die Zahl der Pflegenden - effektives und rechtssicheres Arbeiten wird dadurch immer schwieriger. Umso wichtiger ist eine gute Dokumentation, die auch den Anforderungen des MDK genügt . "Pflegedokumentation in der Altenpflege" ist... more...

  • Foods and Dietary Supplements in the Prevention and Treatment of Disease in Older Adultsby Ronald Ross Watson

    Elsevier Science 2015; US$ 150.00

    Foods and Dietary Supplements in the Prevention and Treatment of Disease in Older Adults focuses on the ways in which food and dietary supplements affect the major health problems of aging adults. Researchers in nutrition, diet, epidemiology, and aging studies, as well as healthcare providers who work with elderly patients will use this comprehensive... more...

  • Diet and Nutrition in Dementia and Cognitive Declineby Colin R. Martin; Victor R. Preedy

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 275.00

    Diet and Nutrition in Dementia and Cognitive Decline offers researchers and clinicians a single authoritative source which outlines the complex interrelationships between cognitive decline, dementia and the way diet can be modified to improve outcomes. In a cross-disciplinary field like dementia research and practice, clinicians and researchers need... more...

  • Geriatrieby Michael Schilder

    Kohlhammer Verlag 2014; US$ 21.60

    Die Zunahme älterer Menschen in der Gesellschaft fordert neben einer adäquaten medizinischen Versorgung vor allem die pflegefachliche Unterstützung zur Bewältigung der meist chronischen Alterskrankheiten. In diesem Band werden geriatrische Patientenfälle in geriatrischen Behandlungssettings mit unterschiedlichen Komplexitätsgraden dargestellt. Dazu... more...

  • Medical Implications of Elder Abuse and Neglect, An Issue of Clinics in Geratric Medicine,by Lisa Gibbs

    Elsevier Health Sciences 2014; US$ 99.00

    This issue of Clinics in Geriatric Medicine, devoted to Medical Implications of Elder Abuse and Neglect, is edited by Drs. Lisa Gibbs and Laura Mosqueda. Articles in this issue include: Physiology of Aging; Understanding the Medical Markers of Elder Abuse and Neglect: Physical Exam Findings; Medical Markers of Elder Abuse and Neglect: Laboratory Findings;... more...

  • The Care Home Handbookby Graham Mulley; Clive Bowman; Michal Boyd; Sarah Stowe

    Wiley 2014; US$ 49.50

    “I would recommend each Home purchase a copy”- Ian Turner, Chair, Registered Nursing Home Association “Identifies a gap in the sector and offers a practical means of addressing the need.”- Des Kelly, OBE, Executive Director, National Care Forum The Care Home Handbook has one aim: to improve the care and wellbeing... more...

  • Handbuch Demenzby Ulrich Kastner; Rita Löbach

    Elsevier Health Sciences Germany 2014; US$ 23.32

    Praxisnahe, alltagstaugliche Hilfestellung Der Alltag mit an Demenz erkrankten Menschen erfordert neben starken Nerven, Ausdauer und Organisationstalent auch ein großes Fachwissen. Dieses Buch hilft wie kein anderes, den Pflegealltag zu erleichtern. Sie finden hier medizinisches und pflegerisches Wissen auf den Punkt gebracht. Ihr Plus: Hinweise... more...

  • Gerontological Careby Claire Welford

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 10.99

    As the world population ages and people live longer, nurses and healthcare workers, no matter what area they work in, will encounter older people. This guide aims to provide you with the basic but fundamental knowledge you will need to care for older people. more...