Rethinking geriatric nursing.

T. Fulmer, I. L. Abraham

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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 languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)387-394
Number of pages8
JournalThe Nursing clinics of North America
Issue number3
StatePublished - Sep 1998
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nursing(all)


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