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Author Beckingham, Ann C.
Title Promoting healthy aging : a nursing and community perspective / Ann C. Beckingham, Beverly Witter DuGas.
Imprint St. Louis : Mosby, [1993]
©1993

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  RC954 .B43 1993    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  RC954 .B43 1993    AVAILABLE  
Author Beckingham, Ann C.
Subject Geriatric nursing -- Canada.
Older people -- Health and hygiene -- Canada.
Community health services for older people -- Canada.
Alt Name Du Gas, Beverly Witter.
Description xiv, 474 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 080160916X
OCLC # 28219910
Table of Contents
1Aging in Canada3
2The Emergence of Gerontological Nursing50
3Selected Nursing Models Applicable to Gerontological Practice80
4Building Environments to Support Healthy Aging113
5Healthy Life-styles129
6Promoting Independent Living: A Community-based Model161
7Assessment of the Older Adult185
8Planning Nursing Care219
9Health Concerns Associated with Aging243
10Family and the Aging Person267
11Stress, Distress, and Eustress303
12Adjustments and Losses332
13Legal and Ethical Issues353
14Ethnicity and Aging370
15Contributions of the Aging Population to Society397
16Changing Issues in Gerontological Nursing407
 Glossary447
 Index459


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