Table of contents for Assessing older persons : measures, meaning, and practical applications / edited by Robert L. Kane, Rosalie A. Kane, with the assistance of Marilyn Eells.

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1. Choosing and Using an Assessment Tool, Robert L. Kane

Part I: Assessment Content

2. Assessment of Function in Older Adults, VaLinda Pearson

3. Physiological Well-being and Health, Robert L. Kane

4. Cognitive Assessment of Older Adults, Linda K. Langley

5. Assessment of Emotions in Older Adults: Mood Disorders, Anxiety, Psychological Well-being and Hope, Jeffrey Grann

6. Social Functioning, Carrie Levin

7. Assessment of Quality of Life in Older Adults, Jennifer Frytak

8. Values and Preferences, Rosalie A. Kane

9. Satisfaction, Maureen Smith

10. Spiritual Assessment, Douglas Olson and Rosalie A. Kane

11. Assessment of Family Caregivers of Older Adults, Joseph Gaugler, Rosalie A. Kane, and Joan Langlois

12. Assessment of Physical Environments of Older Adults, Lois Cutler

Part II Applications of Assessment

13. Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment and Management, Cristina Urdangarin

14. Care Planning for Older Adults in Health Care Settings, Patricia Finch-Guthrie

15. Long-Term Case Management for Older Adults, Rosalie A. Kane

16. Mandated Assessments, Robert L. Kane

17. Assessing Older Adults Who Cannot Communicate, Gillian Harper

18. Accomplishments, Trends, and Future Needs, Rosalie A. Kane

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Older people -- United States -- Social conditions.
Older people -- Services for -- United States.