Category Archives: Geriatric

Kristen Mauk’s Gerontological Nursing, Fourth Edition Offers an Interdisciplinary Approach to a Growing Population

Over the next three decades, the U.S. population of people over 65 is expected to grow by more than half. By 2050, worldwide life expectancy is also projected to grow by nearly eight years. With more people living longer, health … Continue reading

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Just Published: Clinical Decision Making for Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioners

Have you been searching for a systematic approach to clinical decision making for the variety of primary care issues commonly encountered in adult and geriatric practice? Unlike other texts, the newly published Clinical Decision Making for Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse … Continue reading

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New Review: Handbook of Geriatric Care Management, Fourth Edition

The recently published Handbook of Geriatric Care Management, Fourth Edition by Cathy Jo Cress just earned a four-star review. According to Carolyn N. Martin, BS, LNHA, from MU Sinclair School of Nursing, writing for Doody’s Review Service, “This handbook is … Continue reading

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New Edition: Handbook of Geriatric Care Management

As the population continues to age, geriatric care management has never been more important. The just published Handbook of Geriatric Care Management, Fourth Edition by Cathy Jo Cress is a comprehensive and practical guide for care managers that addresses the multiple … Continue reading

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Review: Gerontological Nursing: Competencies for Care, Third Edition is “a great resource”

The May 2015 issue of the Journal of Emergency Nursing included a terrific review for Gerontological Nursing: Competencies for Care, Third Edition by Kristen L. Mauk. According to the review, “This book is not only a good resource for those … Continue reading

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Navigate 2 Pilots Rate Favorably With Nursing Students

In winter 2015, we conducted two pilot studies with nursing students at two different universities. During the pilots, students used Navigate 2 Advantage Access, which included a comprehensive and interactive eBook, student practice activities and assessments, and learning analytics reporting … Continue reading

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Just Published: Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner Certification Review Guide, Sixth Edition

Are you looking for a review guide designed especially for practicing nurses preparing for the acute and primary care certification examination offered by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) and the Adult Gerontology Primary Care examination offered by the American … Continue reading

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New Review: Gerontological Nursing: Competencies for Care, Third Edition

Gerontological Nursing: Competencies for Care, Third Edition by Kristen L. Mauk was recently reviewed by Doody’s Review Service. According to reviewer Sudha C. Patel, BSN, MN, MA, DNS. RN, from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, “[it] is vital as … Continue reading

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Navigate eFolio: Gerontological Nursing Just Released

Are you looking to transform your gerontological nursing course with a more interactive learning experience than a print textbook provides? You need to check out Navigate eFolio: Gerontological Nursing! Created to align with our best-selling textbook, Gerontological Nursing: Competencies for … Continue reading

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New CourseSmart eBook Edition: Gerontological Nursing, Third Edition

Our comprehensive and accessible Gerontological Nursing: Competencies for Care, Third Edition by Kristen L. Mauk is now available as a CourseSmart eBook. Holistic and inter-disciplinary approach to caring for the elderly Gives students the skills and theory needed to provide … Continue reading

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