June 2006 - Volume 106 - Issue 6
pp: 11-104,72A-72B,72AA-72HH,72FF-72GG,72KK-72LL
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Creator: AJN
Duration: 30:00
Journal: AJN The American Journal of Nursing June 2006, Volume 106, Issue 6;
The Atlantic Philanthropies has awarded two grants to increase the knowledge and skills of those providing care to older adults. Information about the care of those over 65, derived from cutting-edge research and best practices, is now available to nurses and other providers in either print format or streaming video, at any time and at no cost, through this series called A New Look at the Old. The print series began in the August 2004 issue, and continued until December 2006.
Creator: AJN
Duration: 30:00
Journal: AJN The American Journal of Nursing June 2006, Volume 106, Issue 6;

Stepping up to a water fountain, opening a can of soda, or pouring a glass of a favorite beverage, may seem effortless to you. For many older adults, a range of complicating factors make what is effortless for you, unlikely or impossible for them.

Learn how to make hydration an integral component of all patient interactions and social activities. This program provides viewers with simple steps you can take to improve hydration among older adults, and reduce many of the associated problems including UTIs and pressure ulcers.