How the Body Ages, Part 2: Central Nervous System, The Senses, and Emotions
OVERVIEW:

This program provides nurses and other healthcare workers with knowledge and tools to understand the changes that occur in the central nervous system, the senses, and the emotions of the aging patient. Understanding these changes can be crucial to helping you assist older adults maintain their quality of life.

OBJECTIVES:

After completing this course, the learner should be able to:
  • Describe the changes that commonly occur in the central nervous system, and the implications of those changes
  • Describe strategies to preserve mental function.
  • Explain how age-related diseases can impair mental function.
  • Describe how aging affects the major senses, including vision, hearing, touch and pain.
  • List aging effects on emotions, and what can be done to help steady those emotions.
This program also includes workbooks that can be ordered separately.
Price: $315.00 USD

Product ID: MED502
Media: DVD
Year: 2012
Duration: 18:00 minutes
Language: English
Tags: Gerontology
 
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