Edited by Beverley Tabernacle, Marie Honey and Annette Jinks

in Oxford Handbook of Nursing Older People

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199213283
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199597956 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks


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Background - Communicating with patients - Sensory impairment and older people - Dual or combined sensory impairment and older people - Visual impairment - Visual impairment and older people - Hearing impairment - Touch, smell, and taste - Communicating with acutely ill older people - Communication and the multidisciplinary team - Challenges to communication with older people - Challenging behaviour

Chapter.  5081 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Communication Skills

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