Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

Aging : The Health Care Challenge - 4th edition

Aging : The Health Care Challenge (ISBN10: 0803608349; ISBN13: 9780803608344)
ISBN13: 978-0803608344
ISBN10: 0803608349

Summary: Extensively updated and revised by experts to reflect the language of the APTA's Guide to Physical Therapist Practice, this classic textbook provides practitioners and students working in geriatric rehabilitation an interdisciplinary approach to the assessment and rehabilitative management of the elderly individual. Clinically focused, Aging: The Health Care Challenge, 4th edition reviews baseline information about the elderly individual and suggests strategies for i ...show moremplementing clinical rehabilitation goals in a variety of care settings. Case studies are included in clinical chapters.

WHAT'S NEW

  • Revised extensively to reflect the language of the APTA's Guide to Physical Therapist Practice
  • Two new chapters: Frail and Institutionalized Elderly Clients and Home Care
  • All clinical chapters contain a case study
  • Extensive updating of all chapters, relying on the latest research
  • Chapter 14, Medication Management and Appropriate Substance Use for the Elderly, contains coverage of the pros and cons of alternative medications
  • The musculoskeletal chapter presents standardized norms for strength
  • Extensive revisions to the chapter, Working with the Dying Older Patient
  • The Medicare documentation chapter covers the most recent reimbursement issues facing the geriatric clinician
KEY FEATURES
  • Provides an interdisciplinary approach to the assessment and rehabilitative management of elderly individuals
  • Focuses on the clinical aspects of geriatric rehabilitation
  • Provides baseline information about the elderly and suggests strategies for implementing clinical rehabilitation goals in a variety of care settings
  • Covers theories of aging and the psychosocial and physiological dimensions of aging, and related issues such as drugs, stress, sexuality, and death and dying
  • Contains clear explanations of intervention techniques and examination tools
...show less

Edition/Copyright: 4TH 02
Cover: Hardcover
Publisher: F. A. Davis Co.
Published: 04/28/2002
International: No

View Author Bio
View Table of Contents



List Price: $69.95
Used  Currently Sold Out
New  Currently Sold Out
Rental $9.99
Due back 12/19/2014
Rental
Save $59.96 (86%)
  • Free return shipping
  • In stock
  • 21-day satisfaction guarantee
CDs or access codes may not be included
Marketplace sellers starting at $1.99

10 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for Aging : The Health Care Challenge
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (10)  |  New (3)  |  Good (7)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
thriftbooks-com
Auburn, WA
Seller Rating: 4.58
Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Light shelf wear and minimal interior marks. Millions of satisfied customers and climbing. Thriftbooks is the name you can trust, guaranteed. Spend Les ...show mores. Read More. ...show less
$4.50
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Nettextstore
Lincoln, NE
Seller Rating: 4.55
2002 Hardcover Good Books have varying amounts of wear and highlighting. Usually ships within 24 hours in quality packaging. Satisfaction guaranteed. This item may not include any CDs, Infotracs, A ...show moreccess cards or other supplementary material. ...show less
$13.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
SUPER BOOKS
Fort Mill, SC
Seller Rating: 3.77
Buy with Confidence. Excellent Customer Support. We ship from multiple US locations. No CD, DVD or Access Code Included.
$14.95
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
omgtextbooks
Pueblo West, CO
Seller Rating: 4.17
Philadelphia 2002 Hard cover 4th Revised ed. Good. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. Contains: Illustrations.
Page:   1  
Close
Close
Close