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Medical management of vulnerable and underserved patients : principles, practice, and populations

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog119574
Author
King, Talmadge E.
Wheeler, Margaret B.
Edition
2nd ed.
Call Number
WA300 M45 2016
Location
Lions Gate Hospital
Title
Medical management of vulnerable and underserved patients : principles, practice, and populations
Alternate Title
Medical management of vulnerable and underserved patients.
Author
King, Talmadge E.
Wheeler, Margaret B.
Responsibility
[edited by] Talmadge E. King, Jr., Margaret B. Wheeler.
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
New York
Publisher
McGraw-Hill Education
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
xviii, 454 p.
Subjects
Poor -- medical care
Medically uninsured persons
People with social disabilities
Vulnerable Populations
Health Services Accessibility
Community Health Services
Minority Groups
Patient Advocacy
Abstract
This one-of-a-kind resource teaches the core principles and skills needed to care for patients whose barriers to healthcare are due to lack of insurance and/or accessible services, or based on culture; education; age; inadequate transportation; poor English language skills; homelessness; immigrant status; chronic disease; mental illness; substance abuse; or HIV. Time-saving boxed inserts establish main points, provide practical "pearls" and help locate valuable community resources.
ISBN
9780071834018
Format
Book
Location
Lions Gate Hospital
Call Number
WA300 M45 2016
URL Notes
Table of contents only
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Compact clinical guide to geriatric pain management : an evidence-based approach for nurses

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog120806
Author
Quinlan-Colwell, Ann
Call Number
ONLINE WL704 Q85 2012
URL
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Title
Compact clinical guide to geriatric pain management : an evidence-based approach for nurses
Alternate Title
Geriatric pain management : an evidence-based approach for nurses
Author
Quinlan-Colwell, Ann
Responsibility
Ann Quinlan-Colwell.
Place
New York
Publisher
Springer Publishing Company
Year Published
2012
Subjects
Pain management
Pain Measurement
Aged
Elderly
Geriatric Nursing
Geriatrics
Gerontology
Abstract
This comprehensive guide to geriatric pain management provides the most current information available on assessment and treatment of pain in older adults. In a concise, reader-friendly format, the book provides techniques, tips, and tools for assessing pain and examines barriers to appropriate treatment. It addresses the physiological and psychosocial factors underlying the process and occurrence of pain and helps nurses to develop a comprehensive multimodal approach to pain management that includes pharmacological and nonpharmacological interventions. The guide provides detailed coverage of medications commonly used for pain management, including all contraindications and side effects, so that nurses will be able to evaluate the best use of a medication in the context of comorbidities and sensitivities of each individual. Also addressed are chronic illnesses common to the elderly population, palliative and hospice care, treatment of concurrent depression and anxiety, treatment of cognitively impaired elderly, and techniques for assessment and intervention in cases of substance abuse.
ISBN
9780826107305
9780826107312
Format
Ebook
Call Number
ONLINE WL704 Q85 2012
URL
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=nlebk&AN=440783&site=ehost-live
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Medical management of vulnerable and underserved patients : principles, practice, and populations

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog118057
Author
King, Talmadge E.
Wheeler, Margaret B.
Call Number
WA300 M45 2007
Location
Richmond Hospital
Title
Medical management of vulnerable and underserved patients : principles, practice, and populations
Author
King, Talmadge E.
Wheeler, Margaret B.
Responsibility
[edited by] Talmadge E. King, Jr... et al.
Place
New York
Publisher
McGraw-Hill Medical Pub. Division
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
xviii, 454 p.
Subjects
Poor -- medical care
Medically uninsured persons
People with social disabilities
Vulnerable Populations
Health Services Accessibility
Community Health Services
Minority Groups
Patient Advocacy
Abstract
...Teaches the core principles and skills needed to care for patients whose barriers to healthcare are due to lack of insurance[US] and/or accessible services, or based on culture, education, age, inadequate transportaton, poor English language skills, homelessness, immigrant status, chronic disease, mental illness, substance abuse, or HIV.
ISBN
9780071443319
0071443312
Format
Book
Location
Richmond Hospital
Call Number
WA300 M45 2007
URL Notes
Table of contents only
Less detail