Geriatric nursing has radically progressed in the past 2 decades, moving from a custodial approach, to one that is anticipatory, evidenced-based, and proactive. This article provides a brief overview on the new thinking that is shaping geriatric nursing practice. Active interventions are discussed within the interdisciplinary mandate.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||The Nursing clinics of North America|
|State||Published - Sep 1998|
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