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Nurse to Nurse Dementia Care

by Cynthia D. Steele

Learn dementia care from an experienced colleague!

From a senior faculty member of the Copper Ridge Institute comes peer-to-peer guidance on how you can give the best possible care to dementia patients and their...


The Encyclopedia of Elder Care: The Comprehensive Resource on Geriatric Health and Social Care, Third Edition

by RN Elizabeth A. Capezuti PhD & Michael L., MD Malone

This interdisciplinary clinical reference encompasses more than 310 current entries on a broad range of topics related to geriatrics and geriatric care across multiple health care disciplines. The third edition...


Environmental Gerontology: What Now?

by Rick J. Scheidt & Benyamin Schwarz

Environmental gerontology - the research on aging and environment - evolved during the late 1960s, when the domain became a relevant topic due to societal concerns with the problems of housing for elderly people....


Psychiatry in the Nursing Home

by D. Peter Birkett

Psychiatry in the Nursing Home, Second Edition, discusses the full range of your concerns, including new government regulations, noisy or incontinent patients, financial issues, absent or warring families, sexual...


Handbook Psychosocial Interventions: Evidence-Based Approaches

by Sherry M. Cummings & Nancy P. Kropf

In the past decade, evidence based practice (EBP) has emerged as one of the most important movements to improve the effectiveness of clinical care. As the number of older adults continues to grow, it is essential...


Navigating the Journey of Aging Parents: What Care Receivers Want

by Cheryl A. Kuba

Navigating the Journey of Aging Parents proposes an entirely unique approach to the field of gerontology, giving dependent care receivers a voice.  

Caregivers will be made aware of what care receivers truly...


Aging Spirituality and Pastoral Care: A Multi-National Perspective

by James W Ellor

How can you foster spiritual growth in older people?This multidisciplinary work re-examines issues of aging with dignity and spiritual meaning. Aging, Spirituality, and Pastoral Care: A Multi-National Perspective...


Connecting through Music with People with Dementia: A Guide for Caregivers

by Robin Rio

This user-friendly book demonstrates how even simple sounds and movements can engage people with dementia, promoting relaxation and enjoyment. All that's needed to succeed is a love of music, and a desire to...


Nursing Care of the Hospitalized Older Patient

by Terry Mahan Buttaro & Kate A. Barba

Nursing Care for the Hospitalized Older Patient is a comprehensive, quick-reference resource for registered and advanced practice nurses working with older patients in a hospital setting. Organized in user-friendly...


Integrating Gerontological Content Into Advanced Practice Nursing Education

by Carolyn Auerhahn & Dr Laurie Kennedy-Malone

2010 AJN Book of the Year Award Winner in Gerontologic Nursing!

Designated a Doody's Core Title!

"This is a valuable and timely resource as primary care practitioners are facing a growing aging population. Advanced...


Restorative Care Nursing for Older Adults: A Guide for All Care Settings, Second Edition

by Barbara Resnick & Elizabeth Galik

Designated a Doody's Core Title and Essential Purchase!

"This is a terrific text with good basic information and a level of detail, tools, and practicality that make it a useful resource to get older adults mobilized...


Essentials of Gerontological Nursing

by Meredith Wallace

Essentials of Gerontological Nursing presents the best practices needed to care for older adults. Its brief, yet comprehensive, grasp of issues in elder care is a refreshing addition to the current literature,...


Assisted Living Nursing: A Manual for Management and Practice

by Dr. Barbara Resnick & Dr. Ethel Mitty

Designated a Doody's Core Title!

"Caring for the older adult population is a challenge and the goal of nursing practice is to help preserve or restore an older adult's function and maximize their well-being and...


Evidence-Based Geriatric Nursing Protocols for Best Practice

by Elizabeth Capezuti & DeAnne Zwicker

Designated a Doody's Core Title!

"As a gerontological clinical educator/research nurse, I will often use this as a reference


Comprehensive Nursing Care for Parkinson's Disease

by Lisette K. Bunting-Perry & Gwyn M. Vernon

"This is a wonderful resource for nurses and other healthcare professionals providing care for patients with Parkinson's Disease (PD) .This unique book provides readers with access to multiple experts in the...


End of Life: Nursing Solutions for Death with Dignity

by Lynn Keegan & Carole Ann Drick

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The book is easy to read and is essential to all who work and care for those at the end of life.

--David Shields, RN, MSN, QTTT

Assistant Professor of Nursing

Capital University

The book is thought provoking...


Care of Gastrointestinal Problems in the Older Adult

by Sue E. Meiner

This book provides nurses with practical information on the most frequently encountered gastrointestinal disorders and problems found in the elderly - from constipation, hemorrhoids, and diverticulosis to cancers...


Gerontology Nursing Case Studies: 100 Narratives for Learning

by Donna J. Bowles

Designated a Doody's Core Title!

"This is an excellent teaching guide and resource manual for instructors, gerontological nursing students, and practicing nurses and social workers who wish to learn more about...


Evidence-Based Geriatric Nursing Protocols for Best Practice, Fourth Edition: Fourth Edition

by Marie Boltz & Elizabeth Capezuti

Designated a Doody's Core Title!

"The evidence-based protocols are designed as a primary reference and are useful, substantive, and timely...The broader contributions of useful format and succinct review of the...


Case Studies in Gerontological Nursing for the Advanced Practice Nurse

by Meredith Wallace Kazer & Leslie Neal-Boylan

As the fastest growing population sector worldwide, older adults are seen in almost every care setting in which clinicians practice. Developed as a resource for advanced practice nurses in any setting, Case...