By Joyce J. Fitzpatrick PhD MBA RN FAAN, Patricia Archbold DNSc RN FAAN, Barbara Stewart PhD
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This 20th quantity of this landmark sequence specializes in geriatric nursing examine. Clinicians, educators, scholars, and researchers will locate an up to date synthesis of nursing examine when it comes to over a dozen very important subject matters, together with soreness, strain ulcers, dementia, domestic overall healthiness and listening to impairment. Future-oriented issues contain the implication of genetics and telehealth for geriatric care. distinct individuals comprise Mary Taylor, Patricia Flatley Brennan, and Terry Fulmer.
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Though researchers in other disciplines have studied the association between environment and physical function in elders, nurses could make important contributions to knowledge of environments surrounding nursing care, such as the noise in nursing homes that prevents sleep, resulting in tiredness that affects physical function. There is a need for more research on ethnic and cultural influences on physical function in elders. , 1995). Martin (1996) has reported on the cultural determinants of physical function in lowincome African American women with osteoarthritis.
1991). Problems of nursing home residents: Nurse and resident perceptions. Applied Nursing Research, 4(3), 113-121. Lucas, J. , Orshan, S. , & Cook, F. (2000). Determinants of health-promoting behavior among women ages 65 and above living in the community. Scholarly Inquiry for Nursing Practice, 14(1), 77-100. Martin, J. C. (1996). Determinants of functional health of low-income black women with osteoarthritis. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 12, 430-436. MAINTAINING AND IMPROVING PHYSICAL FUNCTION 31 Marx, M.
2 includes some studies conducted by researchers who are not nurses, but whose findings are important to nursing knowledge because the researchers evaluated functional outcomes of interventions conducted by nurses. The studies conducted by nurse researchers are labeled "nurse researcher" in order to identify knowledge developed within the discipline of nursing. Nursing studies conducted in nursing homes have focused on behavioral strategies to improve physical function in residents. , 1996) found that training nursing home staff in behavior management skills, such as prompting, shaping, and positive reinforcement, improved the ADL performance of cognitively intact residents who were cared for by trained staff.
Annual Review Of Nursing Research, Volume 20, 2002: Geriatric Nursing Research by Joyce J. Fitzpatrick PhD MBA RN FAAN, Patricia Archbold DNSc RN FAAN, Barbara Stewart PhD