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Author Young, Rosalie F.

Title Health, illness, and disability in later life : practice issues and interventions / Rosalie F. Young, Elizabeth A. Olson, editors
Published Newbury Park : Sage Publications, [1991]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  613.0438 You/Hia  AVAILABLE
Description 183 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Series Sage sourcebooks for the human services series ; 17
Sage sourcebooks for the human services series ; v. 17
Contents Machine derived contents note: Part One: Health, Illness, And Disability In Later Life: Concerns For Practitioners -- Introduction - Rosalie F Young and Elizabeth A Olson -- Part Two: Health Of The Elderly: Status, Behaviors, And Risks -- Modifying the Aging Process - Robert Arking -- Health Promotion and Risk Reduction for Later Life - Joseph W Hess -- Drug Use and Misuse Among the Elderly - Martha J Miller -- The Emergence of Alzheimer's Disease - Rosamond Robbert -- Issues and Concerns -- The Older Adult Alcoholic Client - Nova Muir Green and Janet D Bridgham -- Elder Abuse - Cynthia Shelby-Lane -- A Case Analysis for Health Care Providers -- Health, Policy, and Aged Minorities - John B Waller Jr -- Part Three: Health Problems And Family Care: Impact Beyond The Older Patient -- Family Caregiving as an Intergenerational Transfer - Barbara Hirshorn -- Family Implications of Heart Disease Among the Elderly - Rosalie F Young -- Understanding Caregiving Interventions in the Context of the Stress Model - Eva Kahana and Jennifer Kinney -- Intervention Strategies - Leon Schrauben -- Support Services for Family Caregivers -- Part Four: The Multidisciplinary Aspects Of Health, Illness, And Disability In Later Life -- Multidisciplinary Professional Development in Geriatrics/Gerontological Health - Elizabeth A Olson -- Practical Suggestions for Program Planning -- Afterword - Elizabeth A Olson and Rosalie F Young -- Concerns and Their Resolutions for Practitioners
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Aging.
Chronic diseases -- In old age
Older people -- Medical care.
Mental health -- In old age
Older people -- Health and hygiene.
Chronic Disease.
Health Services for the Aged.
Mental Health.
Author Olson, Elizabeth A.
Young, Rosalie F.
LC no. 90009222
ISBN 0803939655
0803939663 (paperback)