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  • Assessment and management of sensory loss in elderly patients 

    Larsen, Pamala D.; Hazen, Shirley E.; Hoot Martin, Janice L. (Elsevier, 1997-02)
    The aging process is unique in each individual, and although the specific effects of that process cannot be predicted with accuracy, the majority of individuals will experience alterations in their se...
  • General anesthesia and elderly surgical patients 

    Hazen, Shirley E.; Larsen, Pamala D.; Hoot Martin, Janice L. (Elsevier, 1997-04)
    As the elderly population continues to expand, more elderly patients will undergo surgical procedures. This patient population provides challenges for perioperative nurses, surgeons, and anesthesia care providers. By ...
  • Interpreting laboratory values in elderly surgical patients 

    Hoot Martin, Janice L.; Larsen, Pamala D.; Hazen, Shirley E. (Elsevier, 1997-03)
    Although certain laboratory test results are expected to be outside the normal adult range in elderly patients, perioperative nurses must understand that these "normal abnormal" values are among the factors that make elderly ...