Publication Year: 2018
Edition: 5th Ed.
Authors/Editor: Fulmer, Terry; Chernof, Bruce
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Handbook of Geriatric Assessment, Fifth Edition is a multidisciplinary text that takes a contemporary approach in line with patient and family centered care. With contributions from the foremost experts in the field, it contains the latest information on geriatric assessments for older adults.
Completely updated and revised, the Fifth Edition includes several new chapters, including demographic trends, age friendly health systems, payment reform and impact, the VA health system, self-care and management, impact on familial relations, vulnerable populations, building geriatric interdisciplinary teams, advance care planning, caregiver information, spiritual assessment, senior hunger, and transitions of care.
Awarded Second Place in the 2018 AJN Book of the Year Awards in Gerontologic Nursing!