Discuss signs and symptoms of the chosen condition, disease, disorder

Chapter 11 – Hydration and Oral Care.

Chapter 12 – Elimination.

Questions: 

Choose a condition, disease, disorder affecting the elderly discussed in chapter 11 and 12 of your textbook.

1. Discuss signs and symptoms of the chosen condition, disease, disorder.

2. Explain possible treatments.

Guidelines: The answer should be based on the knowledge obtained from reading the book, ( Ebersole and Hess’ Gerontological Nursing and Healthy Aging 5th Author: Theris A. Touhy; Kathleen F. Jett Edition: 5th Year: 2018) not just your opinion.

Grading Criteria:

Student mentioned a condition, disease, disorder discussed in chapter 11 or 12 of the textbook (25%).

Student mentioned at least 3 signs and symptoms of the chosen condition, disease, disorder (45%).

Student explained possible treatment(s) of the chosen condition, disease, disorder (30%).

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