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Palliative and End of Life Care in Nursing

by Jane Nicol and Brian Nyatanga Learning Matters
Pub Date:
06/2014
ISBN:
9781446270929
Format:
Pb+ 184 pages

With the number of people requiring palliative and end-of-life care set to increase by 2020, it is the responsibility of every...

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Aging with a Disability: What the Clinician Needs to Know

by Bryan J. Kemp, Ph.D., and Laura Mosqueda, M.D. Johns Hopkins University Press
Pub Date:
05/2004
ISBN:
9780801878176
Format:
Pb+ 328 pages

With advances in medical care, technology, and rehabilitation, people with disabilities are now living longer. Many, in fact,...

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Caring for Older People in Nursing

by Sue Barker Learning Matters
Pub Date:
10/2013
ISBN:
9781446267639
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Pb+ 256 pages

As medical advances become more sophisticated, average life expectancies continue to grow. This presents significant challenges...

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How We Think About Dementia: Personhood, Rights, Ethics, the Arts and What They Mean for Care

by Julian C Hughes Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Pub Date:
07/2014
ISBN:
9781849054775
Format:
Pbk 248 pages

Exploring concepts of ageing, personhood, capacity, liberty, best interests and the nature and ethics of palliative care, this...

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Art and Science of Aging Well: A Physician's Guide to a Healthy Body, Mind, and Spirit

by Mark Williams The University of North Carolina Press
Pub Date:
08/2016
ISBN:
9781469627397
Format:
Hbk 240 pages

In the past century, average life expectancies have nearly doubled, and today, for the first time in human history, many people...

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Dementia Beyond Drugs: Changing the Culture of Care 2ed

by G Allen Power Health Professions Press
Pub Date:
09/2016
ISBN:
9781938870644
Format:
Pbk 328 pages

Reducing the use of psychotropic drugs in the symptomatic treatment of dementia is key to successfully implementing compassionate,...

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Geriatric Bioscience: The Link Between Aging and Disease

by David Hamerman MD Johns Hopkins University Press
Pub Date:
10/2007
ISBN:
9780801886928
Format:
Hbk 316 pages

It is increasingly important for physicians who treat older persons, and for researchers on aging, to understand how molecular...

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Fragrance and Wellbeing: Plant Aromatics and Their Influence on the Psyche

by Jennifer Peace Rhind Singing Dragon
Pub Date:
10/2013
ISBN:
9781848190900
Format:
Pbk 448 pages

For thousands of years fragrance has been used, across many varied cultures, for altering mental and emotional states, and as...

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Integrated Textbook of Geriatric Mental Health

by Donna Cohen and Carl Eisdorfer Johns Hopkins University Press
Pub Date:
08/2011
ISBN:
9781421400983
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Pb+ 344 pages

As the population ages, increasing numbers of older people require the attention and services of mental health professionals....

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Public Health for an Aging Society

by Thomas R Prohaska, Lynda A Anderson and Robert H Binstock Johns Hopkins University Press
Pub Date:
03/2012
ISBN:
9781421404356
Format:
Pb+ 456 pages

Public Health and Aging was published to critical acclaim almost fifteen years ago. Much has changed in public health since then....

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Aging and the Art of Living

by Jan Baars Johns Hopkins University Press
Pub Date:
09/2012
ISBN:
9781421406466
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Hbk 304 pages

In this deeply considered meditation on ageing in Western culture, Jan Baars argues that, in today's world, living longer does...

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Aging Together: Dementia, Friendship, and Flourishing Communities

by Susan H McFadden and John T McFadden Johns Hopkins University Press
Pub Date:
03/2014
ISBN:
9781421413754
Format:
Pb+ 256 pages

Never in human history have there been so many people entering old age—roughly one-third of whom will experience some form of...

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Living with Alzheimer's: Managing Memory Loss, Identity, and Illness

by Renée Beard New York University Press
Pub Date:
03/2016
ISBN:
9781479889808
Format:
Pb+ 336 pages

News of Alzheimer’s disease is constantly in the headlines. Every day we hear heart-wrenching stories of people caring for a loved...

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Improving the Quality of Care in Nursing Homes: An Evidence-Based Approach

by Thomas T H Wan, Gerald-Mark Breen, Ning Jackie Zhang and Lynn Unruh Johns Hopkins University Press
Pub Date:
09/2010
ISBN:
9780801897184
Format:
Hbk 152 pages

The landmark Nursing Home Care Reform Act of 1987 mandated basic standards of care to ensure the physical, mental, and psychosocial...

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Ethics in an Aging Society

by Harry R. Moody Johns Hopkins University Press
Pub Date:
03/1996
ISBN:
9780801853975
Format:
Pbk 288 pages

Recent years have seen a growing interest in the questions of ethics and aging. Advances in medical technology have created dilemmas...

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