Geriatric Rehabilitation

Rehabilitation of the geriatric patient poses a unique set of challenges and conditions often not seen in younger patients, but which are common among older adults. This quick, practical resource helps physiatrists and other members of the rehabilitation team overcome these challenges, covering the wide range of topics necessary to provide the highest level of care to this rapidly increasing population. Presents practical guidance on arthritis and joint replacement, polypharmacy and mobility, swallowing dysfunction, nutritional recommendations, psychiatric and cognitive disorders, assistive technology, and more. Covers the physiologic changes and epidemiology of aging, osteoporosis and fragility fractures, fall prevention and intervention, and prevention of hospital-acquired deconditioning. Consolidates today’s available information on geriatric rehabilitation into one convenient resource.

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  • Author : David X. Cifu
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Pages : 350 pages
  • ISBN : 032354455X
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Geriatric Rehabilitation

Geriatric Rehabilitation
  • Author : David X. Cifu,Henry L. Lew,Mooyeon Oh-Park
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 20 January 2018
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Rehabilitation of the geriatric patient poses a unique set of challenges and conditions often not seen in younger patients, but which are common among older adults. This quick, practical resource helps physiatrists and other members of the rehabilitation team overcome these challenges, covering the wide range of topics necessary to provide the highest level of care to this rapidly increasing population. Presents practical guidance on arthritis and joint replacement, polypharmacy and mobility, swallowing dysfunction, nutritional recommendations, psychiatric and cognitive disorders,

Rehabilitation Medicine for Elderly Patients

Rehabilitation Medicine for Elderly Patients
  • Author : Stefano Masiero,Ugo Carraro
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 04 September 2017
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This book clearly explains when and how different rehabilitation techniques should be applied in the aging patient, thereby enabling readers to identify and apply those rehabilitation strategies that will maximize quality of life and functional independence in individual cases. It is specifically designed for ease of consultation and rapid retrieval of the information most relevant to clinical practice. Prominence is given to the benefits of a multidisciplinary approach to rehabilitation, with discussion of a very wide range of aspects of

Rehabilitation Interventions for the Institutionalized Elderly

Rehabilitation Interventions for the Institutionalized Elderly
  • Author : Ellen D. Taira
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 25 June 1988
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Gerontology professionals offer suggestions to enrich the quality of rehabilitation services offered to the institutionalized elderly. This exciting volume examines up-to-the-minute ideas--some that would have been unlikely even a few years ago--that focus exclusively on rehabilitation services for the institutionalized elderly. Despite the strong move toward more community health services in the last decade, the essential role of the nursing home in the long term care continuum is continuing to expand. Perspectives on the response of elderly persons to therapeutic

Smart Home Technologies and Services for Geriatric Rehabilitation

Smart Home Technologies and Services for Geriatric Rehabilitation
  • Author : Mohamed-Amine Choukou,Shabbir Syed-Abdul
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 18 October 2021
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Smart Home Technologies and Services for Geriatric Rehabilitation provides a toolbox for healthcare stakeholders involved in decision-making for the design, development and implementation of smart home solutions. The book provides an in-depth look at the field of smart homes with readers from both research and practice in mind. It addresses the roles and contributions of smart home technologies and services in supporting geriatric rehabilitation and discusses the challenges of current practice and future innovation, especially with wireless technology and 5G

A Comprehensive Guide to Rehabilitation of the Older Patient E-Book

A Comprehensive Guide to Rehabilitation of the Older Patient E-Book
  • Author : Shane O'Hanlon,Marie Smith
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 17 November 2020
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This book will help all health professionals involved in the rehabilitation of older people to provide their patients with the highest possible quality of life and autonomy. Expanded and rewritten by a diverse team of authors, the text is suitable for doctors in all specialties that see older patients, as well as nurses, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, psychologists, dietitians, speech and language therapists/pathologists, physician associates/assistants, healthcare assistants, and many others including patients, family members and students. The book is

Geriatric Rehabilitation Manual

Geriatric Rehabilitation Manual
  • Author : Timothy L. Kauffman
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 25 June 2022
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This manual gives step-by-step guidance on the evaluation and treatment of geriatric diseases and disorders. It covers incidence of disorders, diagnostic tests, associated diagnoses, clinical implications for mobility, and rehabilitation techniques. It offers a broad overview of the effects of aging on all body systems. Special geriatric considerations for laboratory assessment, thermoregulations, and pharmacology are also discussed. This manual is a resource for all training clinicians in geriatric care and is a quick-reference guide for students and practitioners in this

Guccione's Geriatric Physical Therapy E-Book

Guccione's Geriatric Physical Therapy E-Book
  • Author : Dale Avers,Rita Wong
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 24 October 2019
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Offering a comprehensive look at physical therapy science and practice, Guccione’s Geriatric Physical Therapy, 4th Edition is a perfect resource for both students and practitioners alike. Year after year, this text is recommended as the primary preparatory resource for the Geriatric Physical Therapy Specialization exam. And this new fourth edition only gets better. Content is thoroughly revised to keep you up to date on the latest geriatric physical therapy protocols and conditions. Five new chapters are added to this

Human Aspects of IT for the Aged Population. Supporting Everyday Life Activities

Human Aspects of IT for the Aged Population. Supporting Everyday Life Activities
  • Author : Qin Gao,Jia Zhou
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 03 July 2021
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This two-volume set constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Human Aspects of IT for the Aged Population, ITAP 2021, held as part of the 23rd International Conference, HCI International 2021, held as a virtual event, in July 2021. The total of 1276 papers and 241 posters included in the 39 HCII 2021 proceedings volumes was carefully reviewed and selected from 5222 submissions. ITAP 2021 includes a total of 67 papers; they focus on topics related to designing for and with older users, technology acceptance and user

Oral Rehabilitation for Compromised and Elderly Patients

Oral Rehabilitation for Compromised and Elderly Patients
  • Author : Alexandre Mersel
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 29 November 2018
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This book is designed to help dentists in general practice to improve the results of prosthetic procedures in medically compromised and elderly patients. In particular, it critically scrutinizes various dogmas that govern practitioners’ approaches yet lack sound scientific support and often have an adverse effect on outcomes. Attention is drawn to straightforward procedures that offer significant clinical benefits and to aspects that are too often neglected, such as the impact of systemic diseases. New light is cast, for example, on

Problems of the Aging

Problems of the Aging
  • Author : United States. Congress. Senate. Special Committee on Aging. Subcommittee on Federal and State Activities,United States. Congress. Senate. Special Committee on Aging. Subcommittee on Housing for the Elderly
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 25 June 1961
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Big Data Analytics for Cyber-Physical System in Smart City

Big Data Analytics for Cyber-Physical System in Smart City
  • Author : Mohammed Atiquzzaman,Neil Yen,Zheng Xu
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 11 January 2020
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This book gathers a selection of peer-reviewed papers presented at the first Big Data Analytics for Cyber-Physical System in Smart City (BDCPS 2019) conference, held in Shengyang, China, on 28–29 December 2019. The contributions, prepared by an international team of scientists and engineers, cover the latest advances made in the field of machine learning, and big data analytics methods and approaches for the data-driven co-design of communication, computing, and control for smart cities. Given its scope, it offers a valuable resource for all

Geriatric Rehabilitation

Geriatric Rehabilitation
  • Author : Jennifer Bottomley,Jennifer M. Bottomley
  • Publisher : SLACK Incorporated
  • Release : 25 June 2022
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Are you looking for concise, practical answers to questions that are often left unanswered by traditional pancreatic disease references? Are you seeking brief, evidence-based advice for complicated cases or complications? Curbside Consultation of the Pancreas: 49 Clinical Questions provides quick and direct answers to the thorny questions commonly posed during a curbside consultation between colleagues. Dr. Scott Tenner has designed this unique reference, which offers expert advice, preferences, and opinions on tough clinical questions commonly associated with pancreatic disease. The unique

On the Special Needs of Blind and Low Vision Seniors

On the Special Needs of Blind and Low Vision Seniors
  • Author : Hans-Werner Wahl,Hans-Eugen Schulze
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release : 25 June 2022
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Main headings: I. Basic positions. - II. Epidemiology and medical-ophthalmological research. - III. Psychosocial issues and daily living skills in different settings: empirical and conceptual contributions. - IV. Intervention and rehabilitation: empirical and conceptual contributions. - V. Educational issues: programs, media, self-help and new technologies. - VI. Learning from each other in an international perspective. - VII. Look into the future.

A Comprehensive Guide to Geriatric Rehabilitation

A Comprehensive Guide to Geriatric Rehabilitation
  • Author : Timothy L. Kauffman,Ronald W. Scott,John O. Barr,Michael L. Moran
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 05 September 2014
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Now in its third edition, this trusted clinical guide enables both the busy practitioner and student to review or to learn about a range of pathologies, conditions, examinations, diagnostic procedures, and interventions that can be effectively used in the physical rehabilitation of older people. It presents a broad overview of age-related physiological changes as well as specific professional discipline perspectives. Organized into eleven distinct and interrelated units, the first unit begins with key anatomical and physiological considerations seen with aging

The Challenges of Nursing Stroke Management in Rehabilitation Centres

The Challenges of Nursing Stroke Management in Rehabilitation Centres
  • Author : Bianca Buijck,Gerard Ribbers
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 05 July 2018
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This volume provides integral knowledge of all aspects of stroke care and rehabilitation after stroke, and is therefore highly relevant for nurses who work in rehabilitation centers. It outlines the several phases after stroke, for example the type of care patients may receive in the chronically phase at home. Nurses will obtain knowledge about treatment, importance of observation and caring with a special focus on communication problems, swallowing problems, activities of daily living, urinary and defecation problems, shoulder and hand