Health Assessment

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Describe the elements of a comprehensive health assessment of a geriatric patient. What special considerations should the nurse keep in mind while performing this assessment? (about 300 words).

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masterjoe
School: University of Virginia

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The comprehensive geriatric assessment is a treatment process and a multidisciplinary
diagnostic that identifies functional, medical, and psychosocial limitations of a weak older
person in an effort to come up with a coordinated plan that maximizes overall individual health
as one age. An older adult healthcare goes beyond the normal...

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