Integrating Gerontological Content Into Advanced Practice Nursing Education

Publication Year: 2010

Edition: 1

Authors/Editor: Auerhahn, Carolyn; Kennedy-Malone, Laurie

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 978-0-82-610536-3

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 100

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This book presents nursing faculty with clear, user-friendly guidelines for incorporating gerontological content into existing non-gerontological Advanced Practice Nursing (APN) programs without requiring major curricular changes.

With almost 50 years of combined experience, the authors share a wealth of knowledge and expertise regarding the rationale and strategies for integrating gerontological content into APN curricula. Topics includes health policy, myths of aging, assessment of functional status, normal versus pathological changes in aging, and more.
The authors present strategies to integrate blended technology and multiple resources to ensure that students gain gerontological competency.


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Auerhahn, Carolyn; Kennedy-Malone, Laurie
ISBN: 978-0-82-610536-3
Advanced Practice
Nursing Education
Language: English
Edition: 1
Pages: 224
Year: 2010
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 100