UNCW NSG 334 - Gero Study Guide Exam 2 (3 pages)

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Gero Study Guide Exam 2

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University of North Carolina at Wilmington
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Nsg 334 - Gerontology/End of Life Care Online Enhanced

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Study Guide Exam 2 Group 1 Pg 306 1 What are the different types of housing available for the OA 1 Shared housing 2 Community care PACE 3 Adult day services 4 Foster Care 5 Residential care 6 Continuing care 7 Senior retirement 8 Special population 9 Granny pods 2 How does a nurse help to determine what level of house an OA needs a Determined by the health care team Involves many recommendations b Skilled nursing facility 2 deficits in ADLs c Assisted living must be able to feed them selves and get to the cafeteria Group 2 Pg 227 Home assessment particularly important for OA for fall risk reduction Fire and crime risk assessment Note bathroom kitchen bedroom WORKING FIRE ALRMS Clutter Group 3 Pg 401 Elder abuse Nurses role investigate further Group 4 CATs index Assesses Will determine what level of care they need FANSCAPES another assessment SPICES sleeping probs probs with eating feeding incontinent confusion evidence of falls skin break down Group 5 Group 6 Focus on PP for this chapter BEERS list list of meds to avoid in OA have more adverse effects on OA Assess Kidney fx Need to measure BUN Cr Cr clearance Coumadin can be affected by antibiotics Can prolong PT INR increase bleeding time Group 7 HF most common cause of hospitalizations and readmission BMP lab value in CHF BMP will be elevated S S of Stroke ischemic stroke most common tx for hemorrhagic and ischemic different Group 8 Page 183 1 What is sleep hygiene why is it important and nursing implications Sleep hygiene Routine at night and during the day that affects the sleep pattern RECOGNIZE things that cause sleep disturbance Sleep is when the body heals itself Needs as much as when younger Implication i More active during day ii Sleep Hygiene Rulls page 183 iii Restrict fluids after 8 iv No caffeine before bed v 1 nap a day less than or equal too 30 mins vi Stay away from stimulants vii Epworth sleepiness scale viii Melatonin safest to use Group 9 Pg 229 Decreased sensation and decreased regulation of



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