The elderly and pneumonia. Prevention and management.

C. O. Long, R. Ismeurt, L. W. Wilson

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Pneumonia is as significant concern for caregivers of the elderly, often because of the obscure manifestation of the disease and reports of increasing mortality. Key diagnostic criteria, prevention measures, and management strategies are reviewed for the home healthcare nurse.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)43-47
Number of pages5
JournalHome healthcare nurse
Issue number5
StatePublished - 1995
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Health(social science)
  • Community and Home Care
  • Advanced and Specialized Nursing


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