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The Physiological Effects of Ageing free pdf The Physiological Effects of Ageing is a comprehensive resource for all nurses working with older people, enabling them to apply their knowledge of the ageing process to their practice, and, in doing so, enhance care delivery. This book emphasizes the normal ageing changes before considering possible effects of ageing on body systems, using as its framework Roper, Logan and Tierney's activities of living. Although problems associated with ageing are identified, nursing assessment and interventions are considered which can help reduce the impact these changes have on a person's functional ability. Special Features: * Explores current theories of ageing * Makes use of reflective points and points of practice * Looks at key topics of maintaining a safe environment and communication * Discusses error theory, free radical theory and the immune theory * A highly accessible text which encourages holistic patient-centred care

About Alistair Farley

ALISTAIR FARLEY, MSc, BSc, DipN, RGN, RMN Lecturer in Nursing, University of Dundee Develop/Teach into pre (CFP and adult branch) and post registrationprogrammes of nursing.

ELLA McLAFFERTY PhD, BSc, DipN, RGN, SCM, RNT Senior Lecturer, University of Dundee Senior Lecturer with the strategic responsibility of developingInter-professional Education.

CARLES HENDRY PhD, BA(Hons), DipN, RGN, RMN, RCT,RNT Senior Lecturer in Nursing, University of Dundee Also currently working with the Research Dean in the role ofResearch Development Facilitator.


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Author : Alistair Farley
Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley
Data Published : 17 December 2010
ISBN : 1405180730
EAN : 9781405180733
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 232 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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