Sensory perception

Harvey, Nichole (2018) Sensory perception. In: Berman, Audrey, Snyder, Shirlee J., Levett-Jones, Tracy, Dwyer, Trudy, Hales, Majella, Harvey, Nichole, Moxham, Lorna, Langtree, Tanya, Parker, Barbara, Reid-Searl, Kerry, and Stanley, David, (eds.) Kozier and Erb's Fundamentals of Nursing [4th Australian edition]. Pearson Australia, Melbourne, VIC, Australia, pp. 1006-1027.

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[Extract] After completing this chapter, you will be able to:

- discuss the components ofthe sensory-perception process

- describe factors influencing sensory function

- idnetify clinical signs and symptoms of sensory overload and deprivation

- describe essential components in assessing a person's sensory-perception function

- discuss factors that place a person at risk of sensory alterations

- develop nursing diagnoses and outcome criteria for individuals with impaired sensory function

- discuss nursing interventions to promote and maintain sensory function

- identify strategies to promote a therapeutic environment for the individual with acute confusion/delirium

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Item Type: Book Chapter (Later Edition)
ISBN: 978-1-4886-8734-1
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Date Deposited: 22 Jan 2018 01:36
FoR Codes: 11 MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES > 1110 Nursing > 111002 Clinical Nursing: Primary (Preventative) @ 70%
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