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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/164211
Category:
Abstract
Type:
Presentation
Title:
Health Care Decision-making among Patients with Amnestic Mild Cognitive Impairment
Author(s):
Mayo, Ann; Wallhagen, Margaret I.
Author Details:
Ann Mayo, DNSc, CNS, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA, email: nacnsorg@nacns.org; Margaret I. Wallhagen, PhD, RN, NP, WOCN
Abstract:
Purpose: To explore health care decision-making among older adults diagnosed with amnestic mild cognitive impairment (MCI). Significance: Nurses are involved in assisting older adults make informed choices about their health care. Yet to date health care decision-making among older adults with amnestic MCI is understudied. This study will describe health care decision-making among older adults diagnosed with amnestic MCI laying the foundation for the development of assessment strategies and interventions to support informed decision-making among older adults who have amnestic MCI. Background/Design: A quantitative, cross-sectional, comparative design will be used. Methods: The sample will be comprised of 92 adults (65- 80 yrs old) from a university of medical center. The MacArthur Competence Assessment Tool (MacCAT-T) and clinical and research databases will be sources of data. Data will be analyzed using descriptive and inferential techniques. Findings: Findings will be available February 2007. Conclusions: Conclusions will be available February 2007. Implications for Practice: Implications will be available February 2007.
Repository Posting Date:
27-Oct-2011
Date of Publication:
27-Oct-2011
Conference Date:
2007
Conference Name:
CNS Outcomes: Ensuring Safety and Quality
Conference Host:
NACNS - National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists
Conference Location:
Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Description:
Conference theme: CNS Outcomes: Ensuring Safety and Quality, held February 28-March 1 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Note:
This is an abstract-only submission. If the author has submitted a full-text item based on this abstract, you may find it by browsing the Virginia Henderson Global Nursing e-Repository by author. If author contact information is available in this abstract, please feel free to contact him or her with your queries regarding this submission. Alternatively, please contact the conference host, journal, or publisher (according to the circumstance) for further details regarding this item. If a citation is listed in this record, the item has been published and is available via open-access avenues or a journal/database subscription. Contact your library for assistance in obtaining the as-published article.

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.type.categoryAbstracten_US
dc.typePresentationen_GB
dc.titleHealth Care Decision-making among Patients with Amnestic Mild Cognitive Impairmenten_GB
dc.contributor.authorMayo, Annen_US
dc.contributor.authorWallhagen, Margaret I.en_US
dc.author.detailsAnn Mayo, DNSc, CNS, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA, email: nacnsorg@nacns.org; Margaret I. Wallhagen, PhD, RN, NP, WOCNen_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/164211-
dc.description.abstractPurpose: To explore health care decision-making among older adults diagnosed with amnestic mild cognitive impairment (MCI). Significance: Nurses are involved in assisting older adults make informed choices about their health care. Yet to date health care decision-making among older adults with amnestic MCI is understudied. This study will describe health care decision-making among older adults diagnosed with amnestic MCI laying the foundation for the development of assessment strategies and interventions to support informed decision-making among older adults who have amnestic MCI. Background/Design: A quantitative, cross-sectional, comparative design will be used. Methods: The sample will be comprised of 92 adults (65- 80 yrs old) from a university of medical center. The MacArthur Competence Assessment Tool (MacCAT-T) and clinical and research databases will be sources of data. Data will be analyzed using descriptive and inferential techniques. Findings: Findings will be available February 2007. Conclusions: Conclusions will be available February 2007. Implications for Practice: Implications will be available February 2007.en_GB
dc.date.available2011-10-27T11:44:06Z-
dc.date.issued2011-10-27en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2011-10-27T11:44:06Z-
dc.conference.date2007en_US
dc.conference.nameCNS Outcomes: Ensuring Safety and Qualityen_US
dc.conference.hostNACNS - National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialistsen_US
dc.conference.locationPhoenix, Arizona, USAen_US
dc.descriptionConference theme: CNS Outcomes: Ensuring Safety and Quality, held February 28-March 1 in Phoenix, Arizona, USAen_US
dc.description.noteThis is an abstract-only submission. If the author has submitted a full-text item based on this abstract, you may find it by browsing the Virginia Henderson Global Nursing e-Repository by author. If author contact information is available in this abstract, please feel free to contact him or her with your queries regarding this submission. Alternatively, please contact the conference host, journal, or publisher (according to the circumstance) for further details regarding this item. If a citation is listed in this record, the item has been published and is available via open-access avenues or a journal/database subscription. Contact your library for assistance in obtaining the as-published article.en_US
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