Nurse to Nurse: Dementia Care by Cynthia D. Steele
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Nurse to Nurse: Dementia Care
By Cynthia D. Steele

Nurse to Nurse: Dementia Care

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Nurse to Nurse: Dementia Care by Cynthia D. Steele

Book Description

Learn dementia care from an experienced colleague! From a senior faculty member of the Copper Ridge Institute comes peer-to-peer guidance on how you can give the best possible care to dementia patients and their families. Part of McGraw-Hill's "Nurse to Nurse" series, this title includes PDA download of the entire text, vignettes, nursing alerts that feature just-in-time information on complex or particularly important aspects of patient care, and Therapeutic Dialogue Boxes that provide nurses with specific communication solutions for both patients and their families. Coated flex-binding repels stains. This title features: dementia basics; common complications of dementia; assessment of dementia; caregiving basics; common problems in daily care; managing behavioral problems; designing activities; and, helping families. The new "Nurse to Nurse" series is specifically designed to simulate the teaching experience from which nurses learn best: trusted mentors carefully explaining what they must do in specific clinical situations. Written in a consistent, single-author voice, each book in the series brings the wisdom and experience of some of the foremost experts to non-specialist nurses in clinical care.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780071484329
ISBN-10: 0071484329
Format: Paperback
(188mm x 124mm x 12mm)
Pages: 200
Imprint: McGraw-Hill Medical
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
Publish Date: 1-Feb-2010
Country of Publication: United States

Books By Author Cynthia D. Steele

Practical Dementia Care by Cynthia D. Steele Practical Dementia Care, Paperback (May 2016)

The third edition of Practical Dementia Care is a comprehensive, yet practical guide targeted toward physicians, nurses, psychologists, social workers, rehabilitation therapists, and long-term care givers for individuals with dementia. It offers extensive coverage of symptoms and treatment options, with an emphasis on maximizing quality of life.

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Author Biography - Cynthia D. Steele

Cynthia D. Steele MPH, RN, is Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University Schools of Medicine and Nursing, as well as Senior Faculty, The Copper Ridge Institute. Involved with the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine for more than 20 years, Steele is an assistant professor of psychiatry, a faculty associate at JHU's School of Nursing, co-director of JHU's neuropsychiatry clinic and a senior faculty member at the Copper Ridge Institute. In all of these endeavors, she immerses herself in Alzheimer's and related conditions such as dementia. Steele wrote The Family Guideline Series for Dementia Care" and she established the Dementia Care Skills Lab at Copper Ridge for family caregivers. Copper Ridge, located in Sykesville, is an extension of the JHU School of Medicine that focuses entirely on Alzheimer's.

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