Sensory changes

This paper on sensory changes addresses common changes seen with old age and the disease states and injury that occurs more frequently in aging and that impact the sensory system. 

Sections:

· Background
· Vision
· Hearing
· Smell and Taste
· Peripheral Sensation
· Nursing Assessment and Care Strategies

Date: 01/01/2012
Author: Pamela Z. Cacchione
Organization: Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing
Reference: http://consultgerirn.org/topics/sensory_changes/want_to_know_more#Wrap
Only for Members: No
Content type: Scientific publications
Tags: blindness, eye diseases, hearing loss, low vision, glaucoma, senior generation, sensorineural hearing loss
Categories: Medical & Functions