Home > Books > Caregiving: A Guide for Those Who Give Care and Those Who Receive it
Caregiving: A Guide for Those Who Give Care and Those Who Receive it
View PDF

Caregiving: A Guide for Those Who Give Care and Those Who Receive it

Publication Year: 2006
Edition: 1st
Authors/Editor: Bumagin, Victoria E.; Hirn, Kathryn F.
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 978-0-826-10266-9
  • Description
  • Details
  • Collections

Chock-full of descriptive case examples, this clearly written text is a must-read for social workers, nurses, and gerontologists.

By focusing on the various facets of the caregiving experience--from the caregiver's perspective to those who receive care--the authors sensitize you to the ways in which caregiving is affected by the conditions, personalities, capabilities, and wishes of both the caregivers and the care recipients. Chapters explore the range of care receivers from frail elderly to young children, and the difference in caregiving styles and options. Also addressed are issues related to resistance to care, claims of self-determination, and necessity of intervention.

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Bumagin, Victoria E.; Hirn, Kathryn F.
  • ISBN: 978-0-826-10266-9
  • Specialty:
    Geriatrics & Gerontology
    Gerontology
    Social Work
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st
  • Pages: 328
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2006

Caregiving: A Guide for Those Who Give Care and Those Who Receive it is included in the following Collections:

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
GIDEON: Global Infectious Diseases & Epidemiology Online Network Features up-to-date information and visual tools for diagnosing diseases and following the latest trends in epidemiology and treatment.
JOTM
Ovid Emcare A premium nursing and allied health database ideal for practice, research, or education.
JOTM
Journal of Hospital Medicine This journal is the premier publication for dissemination of research and education for the specialty of hospital medicine.
JOTM
Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research® Original articles highlighting the latest in clinically relevant basic science of musculoskeletal diseases and their treatments.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
The Digital Echo Atlas: A Multimedia Reference
Provides expert clinical guidance and real-world cases throughout, ensuring that this resource is a go-to learning and reference tool useful for clinicians in the cardiology field.

Master Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery: Relevant Surgical Exposures, 2nd Edition
Concise, lavishly illustrated reference designed to assist today’s orthopaedic surgeons in a crucial task: choosing and executing the exposure necessary for a given procedure.