Individualized care for frail elders: theory and practice.

  title={Individualized care for frail elders: theory and practice.},
  author={Mary Beth Happ and Charmaine C Williams and Neville E. Strumpf and Sarah Greene Burger},
  journal={Journal of gerontological nursing},
  volume={22 3},
Individualized care for frail elders is defined as an interdisciplinary approach which acknowledges elders as unique persons and is practiced through consistent caring relationships. The four critical attributes of individualized care for frail elders are: 1) knowing the person, 2) relationship, 3) choice, and 4) participation in and direction of care… CONTINUE READING