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Handbook of geriatric assessment

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog117745
Author
Gallo, Joseph J.
Bogner, Hillary R.
Fulmer, Terry (ed.)
Paveza, Gregory J.
Edition
4th ed.
Call Number
WT30 G17 2006
Location
Lions Gate Hospital
Title
Handbook of geriatric assessment
Author
Gallo, Joseph J.
Bogner, Hillary R.
Fulmer, Terry (ed.)
Paveza, Gregory J.
Responsibility
Edited by Joseph J. Gallo ... [et. al]
Edition
4th ed.
Place
Sudbury, Mass
Publisher
Jones and Bartlett Publishers
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
xvii, 473 p. : ill.
Subjects
Geriatric Assessment
Aged
Neuropsychological testing - Aged
Abstract
Provides healthcare professionals with questionnaires, instruments, and clinical concepts for assessing geriatric patients. Includes material on depression assessment, adherence to medical treatment, substance abuse, recognizing elder abuse and prevention of functional decline.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN
0763730564
Format
Book
Location
Lions Gate Hospital
Call Number
WT30 G17 2006
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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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Working clean and sober : a guide for all recovering people

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog117111
Author
Skibbins, David
Call Number
HV 4998 S54 2000
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Working clean and sober : a guide for all recovering people
Author
Skibbins, David
Place
Center City, MN
Publisher
Hazelden Information & Educational Services
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
xv, 275 p.
Subjects
Alcoholics - Rehabilitation
Addictions - Recovery
Life Skills
Recovery
Notes
Includes index
ISBN
156838551X
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
HV 4998 S54 2000
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The addiction treatment planner

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog118485
Author
Perkinson, Robert R
Jongsma, Arthur E., 1943
Edition
4th ed
Call Number
WM270 P47 2009
Location
Richmond Hospital
Title
The addiction treatment planner
Author
Perkinson, Robert R
Jongsma, Arthur E., 1943
Responsibility
by Robert R. Perkinson, Arthur E. Jongsma Jr. ; Timothy J. Bruce, contributing editor
Edition
4th ed
Place
Hoboken, N.J.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
xvii, 433 p. ; 26 cm
Subjects
Substance-Related Disorders--therapy
Patient Care Planning
Evidence-Based Practice--methods
Addictions - Recovery
Addiction
ISBN
9780470405512 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Format
Book
Location
Richmond Hospital
Call Number
WM270 P47 2009
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Asking the right questions 2 : talking with clients about sexual orientation and gender identity in mental health, counselling and addiction settings.

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog117423
Author
Barbara, Angela M.
Doctor, Farzana
Chaim, Gloria
Edition
[2nd ed.] ; revised by Angela M. Barbara and Farzana Doctor.
Call Number
HQ 1075 B356 2004
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Asking the right questions 2 : talking with clients about sexual orientation and gender identity in mental health, counselling and addiction settings.
Author
Barbara, Angela M.
Doctor, Farzana
Chaim, Gloria
Responsibility
First edition written by Angela M. Barbara, Gloria Chaim and Farzana Doctor ; research co-ordinated and conducted by Angela M. Barbara.
Edition
[2nd ed.] ; revised by Angela M. Barbara and Farzana Doctor.
Place
Toronto
Publisher
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
vi, 64 p. ; 28 cm.
Subjects
Gender Identity
Mental Health
Sexual orientation
Substance-Related Disorders--therapy
Counseling
Abstract
"This manual is for all therapists, counsellors, other clinicians, nurses and doctors assessing or treating clients who have substance use and/or mental health concerns. This manual will help create an environment where lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered, transsexual, two-spirit, intersex, and queer (LGBTTTIQ) clients feel comfortable indentifying themselves as such. Includes: interview items that can be used to facilitate discussion during assessment or early in treatment; an assessment form and guide to be used with a standard substance use, mental health, or other service assessment; background information to help clinicians use the ARQ2 guide; a glossary of concepts and terms."
Notes
Includes bibliographical references
ISBN
088868469X
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
HQ 1075 B356 2004
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