N 06 Theoretical and Methodological Issues: Geriatric Population Strategies

Friday, 3 August 2012: 10:15 AM-11:30 AM
Moderator:  Sharon Stahl Wexler, PhD, Lienhard School of Nursing, Pace University, New York, NY
Surprise Findings from Tower of Hanoi Research on Executive Cognitive Function in Older Adults: Assess, Intervene, or Both?

Whitney G. Mildren, RN, BSN1
Mary A. Cazzell, RN, PhD1
James D. Holland, MA2
(1)College of Nursing, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX
(2)Educational Psychology, Dallas Independent School District, Dallas, TX

Meleis' Theory of Transition and Readiness of Older People for Discharge from Hospital to Home

Alice Coffey, PhD, MEd, BA, RGN, RM, RNT
Catherine McAuley School of Nursing and Midwifery, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland