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Title Aging with a disability : what the clinician needs to know / edited by Bryan J. Kemp and Laura Mosqueda.

Published Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2004.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  618.97 AGIN    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiv, 307 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A consumer's perspective on living with a disability: how change in function affects daily life / Kathleen Lankasky -- The family member's perspective on aging with a disability / Bryan J. Kemp -- Physiological changes and secondary conditions / Laura Mosqueda -- Quality of life, coping, and depression / Bryan J. Kemp -- Family and caregiver issues / Mary Ann McColl -- Maintaining health and function / Laura Mosqueda -- Functional changes affecting persons aging with a disability / Lilli Thompson -- The therapist's role in maintaining employment / Suzanne M. Bruyre, William A. Erickson, Dorothy J. Wilson, and Nancy Somerville -- Aging with spinal cord injury / William A. Bauman and Robert L. Waters.
-- Aging with poliomyelitis / Jacquelin Perry -- Aging with cerebral palsy / Kevin P. Murphy and Patrick Michael Bliss -- Aging with developmental disabilities: emerging models for promoting health, independence, and quality of life / Tamar Heller -- Methodological issues / James S. Krause and Rodney H. Adkins -- The politics of aging with disability: health care policy and the shaping of a public agenda / Fernando M. Torres-Gil and Michelle Putnam -- The health care partnership: barriers to care, part I: the provider's viewpoint / Terry Winkler -- The health care partnership: barriers to care, part II: the consumer's viewpoint / June Kailes.
Summary "A thoughtful and original contribution to rehabilitation and aging literature. It provides important patient-centered insights and offers specific information on disabling conditions that worsen with age." -- Jeremy D. Walston, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Other author Kemp, Bryan.
Mosqueda, Laura Ann.
Subject Older people with disabilities -- Medical care.
ISBN 0801878160 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0801878179 (paperback: alk. paper)