Occupational Therapy with Aging Adults

Look no further for the book that provides the information essential for successful practice in the rapidly growing field of gerontological occupational therapy! Occupational Therapy with Aging Adults is a new, comprehensive text edited by OT and gerontological experts Karen Frank Barney and Margaret Perkinson that takes a unique interdisciplinary and collaborative approach in covering every major aspects of geriatric gerontological occupational therapy practice. With 30 chapters written by 70 eminent leaders in gerontology and OT, this book covers the entire continuum of care for the aging population along with special considerations for this rapidly growing demographic. This innovative text also covers topical issues spanning the areas of ethical approaches to treatment; nutrition and oral health concerns; pharmacological issues; low vision interventions; assistive technology supports; and more to ensure readers are well versed in every aspect of this key practice area. UNIQUE! Intraprofessional and interprofessional approach to intervention emphasizes working holistically and collaboratively in serving older adults. Case examples help you learn to apply new information to actual patient situations. Questions at the end of each chapter can be used for discussion or other learning applications. Chapter on evidence-based practice discusses how to incorporate evidence into the clinical setting. Chapter on ethics provides a deeper understanding of how to address challenging ethical dilemmas. UNIQUE! Chapter on the wide range of physiological changes among the aging patient population highlights related occupational performance issues. UNIQUE! Chapter on oral health explores the challenges faced by older adults.

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  • Author : Karen Barney
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Pages : 528 pages
  • ISBN : 032306776X
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Occupational Therapy with Aging Adults

Occupational Therapy with Aging Adults
  • Author : Karen Barney,Margaret Perkinson
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 01 October 2015
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Look no further for the book that provides the information essential for successful practice in the rapidly growing field of gerontological occupational therapy! Occupational Therapy with Aging Adults is a new, comprehensive text edited by OT and gerontological experts Karen Frank Barney and Margaret Perkinson that takes a unique interdisciplinary and collaborative approach in covering every major aspects of geriatric gerontological occupational therapy practice. With 30 chapters written by 70 eminent leaders in gerontology and OT, this book covers the entire continuum

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  • Author : Karen Barney,Margaret Perkinson
  • Publisher : Mosby Incorporated
  • Release : 01 October 2015
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  • Author : Karen Barney,Margaret Perkinson
  • Publisher : Mosby Incorporated
  • Release : 01 October 2015
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  • Publisher : Mosby Incorporated
  • Release : 16 June 1998
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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 30 May 2013
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  • Author : Christian Pozzi,Alessandro Lanzoni,Maud J. L. Graff,Alessandro Morandi
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 31 January 2020
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  • Author : Meral Huri
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 05 July 2017
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This new book presents the growing occupational therapy knowledge and clinical practice. Occupational therapy, as a health profession, is concerned with preserving well-being through occupations, and its main goal is to help people participate in the activities of daily living. This is achieved by working with people to improve their ability to engage in the occupations they want to engage in or by changing the occupation or the environment to better support their occupational engagement. The topic of the book

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  • Author : Jennifer Kaldenberg,Stacy Smallfield
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 16 June 2021
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The U.S. population is aging, and occupational therapy practitioners working with older adults must have the skills to address multiple health issues, including vision loss. Although typical aging does not cause low vision, four major causes of vision impairment are directly related to the aging process: (1) age-related macular degeneration (AMD), (2) diabetic retinopathy, (3) glaucoma, and (4) cataracts. Instances of these impairments are expected to double by the year 2050, making low vision a significant public health issue. This Practice Guideline includes occupational

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  • Author : Helene Lohman,Sue Byers-Connon,Rene Padilla
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 26 December 2017
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Get the focused foundation you need to successfully work with older adults. Occupational Therapy with Elders: Strategies for the COTA, 4th Edition is the only comprehensive book on geriatric occupational therapy designed specifically for the certified occupational therapy assistant. It provides in-depth coverage of each aspect of geriatric practice — from wellness and prevention to death and dying. Expert authors Helene Lohman, Sue Byers-Connon, and René Padilla offer an unmatched discussion of diverse populations and the latest on geriatric policies and

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  • Author : Bette R Bonder,Vanina Dal Bello-Haas
  • Publisher : F.A. Davis
  • Release : 31 October 2008
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The ideal resource for rehabilitation professionals who are working with or preparing to work with older adults! It describes the normal aging process, illustrates how health and social factors can impede an aging person’s abilities, and demonstrates how to develop mechanisms for maximizing the well-being of older adults.

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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 26 November 2020
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Assesses the needs and lives of the first generation of people with developmental disabilities who have survived into later life. Describes the challenges facing practitioners in gerontology and developmental disabilities to modify programs designed for mid-life adults, and notes that senior services will need to incorporate the needs of the new po

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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 11 January 2013
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  • Publisher : SLACK Incorporated
  • Release : 16 June 2021
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