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Occupational therapy with elders : strategies for the COTA / René L.Padilla, Sue Byers-Connon, Helene L. Lohman

Main Author: Padilla, René L. Coauthor: Byers-Connon, Sue
Lohman, Helene L.
Edition: Third edition Publication: Maryland Heights : Elsevier, cop. 2012 Description: 354 p.ISBN: 978-0-323-06505-4Abstract: Summary: "The only comprehensive book on geriatric occupational therapy designed specifically for the COTA, Occupational Therapy with Elders: Strategies for the COTA, 3rd Edition provides in-depth coverage of each aspect of geriatric practice, from wellness and prevention to death and dying. A discussion of foundational concepts includes aging trends and strategies for elder care, and coverage of emerging areas includes low-vision rehabilitation, mobility issues including driving, and Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia. Expert authors René Padilla, Sue Byers-Connon, and Helene Lohman offer an unmatched discussion of diverse populations and the latest on geriatric policies and procedures in this fast-growing area of practice.".Topical name: Terapia ocupacional - Idosos | Reabilitação | Envelhecimento CDU: 615.851.3*ID Online Resources: Solicite password no balcão de atendimento Material complementar online List(s) this item appears in: Terapia ocupacional
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Terapia Ocupacional Disfunção do Desempenho Ocupacional III 3º Ano / 1º Semestre


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Contents
Section One: Concepts of Aging, p. 1
1. Aging Trends and Concepts, p. 3
2. Social and Biological Theories of Aging, p. 21
3. Aging Process, p. 31
4. Psychological Aspects of Aging, p. 43
5. Aging Well: Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, p. 53
6. The Regulation of Public Policy for Elders, p. 69
Section Two: Occupational Therapy Intervention with Elders, p. 83
7. Application of Occupational Therapy Practice Models, p. 85
8. Opportunities for Best Practice in Various Settings, p. 103
9. Cultural Diversity of the Aging Population, p. 121
10. Ethical Aspects in the Work with Elders, p. 135
11. Working with Families and Caregivers of Elders, p. 145
12. Addressing Sexuality of Elders, p. 155
13. Use of Medications by Elders, p. 169
14. Considerations of Mobility, p. 183
Part 1: Restraint Reduction, p. 183
Part 2: Wheelchair Seating and Positioning: considerations for elders, p. 191
Part 3: Fall Prevention, p. 194
Part 4: Community Mobility, p. 202
15. Working with Elders Who Have Vision Impairments, p. 213
16. Working with Elders Who Have Hearing Impairments, p. 229
17. Strategies to Maintain Continence in Elders, p. 241
18. Dysphagia and other eating and nutritional concerns with elders, p. 251
19. Working with Elders Who Have Had Cerebrovascular Accidents, p. 263
20. Working with Elders Who Have Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease, p. 275
21. Working with Elders Who Have Psychiatric Conditions, p. 291
22. Working with Elders Who Have Orthopedic Conditions, p. 299
23. Working with Elders Who Have Cardiovascular Conditions, p. 313
24. Working with Elders Who Have Pulmonary Conditions, p. 323
25. Working with Elders Who Have Oncological Conditions, p. 329
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Summary: "The only comprehensive book on geriatric occupational therapy designed specifically for the COTA, Occupational Therapy with Elders: Strategies for the COTA, 3rd Edition provides in-depth coverage of each aspect of geriatric practice, from wellness and prevention to death and dying. A discussion of foundational concepts includes aging trends and strategies for elder care, and coverage of emerging areas includes low-vision rehabilitation, mobility issues including driving, and Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia. Expert authors René Padilla, Sue Byers-Connon, and Helene Lohman offer an unmatched discussion of diverse populations and the latest on geriatric policies and procedures in this fast-growing area of practice."

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