Healthy Ageing and Aged Care eBook
Publication Date 26 Sep 2016
OverviewLearning Features Learning Objectives: Outline focus of each chapter and summarise intended outcomes of reading the chapter. Key Terms: List of terms of significance. Match terms bolded in text and defined in margin notes to help students identify them in context.Definition Margin Notes: Definitions of key terms provided in margin notes help students build their professional vocabulary.Linkage Margin Notes: Margin notes directing the reader to material on particular topics in other parts of the text to assist in navigation and deeper learning.Video Margin Notes: Margin notes directing the reader to video content relevant to a particular section of the text.?My Experience?: First person accounts of personal experiences from the field to illustrate real workplace situations.?Getting to know the person? case studies: Person-centred case studies introducing older people or health professionals. In some cases, these are running case studies where the same individual or couple appears in multiple case studies throughout the chapter, helping readers engage with the sorts of people they will be working with. Implications for Nursing Practice: Boxed feature highlighting implications for nursing practice. Focus Questions: Help students test whether they have understood what they are reading.