gerontic nursing

gerontic nursing

nursing care pertaining to an older person, a compromise between geriatric nursing (nursing care primarily for older persons who are ill) and gerontological nursing (a more holistic view of the nursing care of older persons).
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In part, the problem is that clinical teachers qualified in gerontic nursing and able to contribute to curriculum planning are in short supply (Australian Senate 2002; Shoemake et al 1998).