Nursing Care of Older Adults

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Nursing Care of Older Adults



Course Description

This course provides an introduction to geriatric health problems so students-

  • be able to acquire the knowledge, skills and attitudes to be able to recognize the path of normal ageing, and
  • to assess the physical and psychosocial health problems of the elderly and to apply the nursing process to ensure quality care of the elderly with acute or chronic diseases and disabilities.