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Older adults" decision-making and the law

by Michael A. Smyer

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Published by Springer Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Older people -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States,
    • Capacity and disability -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

      StatementMichael Smyer, K. Warner Schaie, Marshall B. Kapp, editors.
      SeriesSpringer series on ethics, law, and aging
      ContributionsSmyer, Michael A., Schaie, K. Warner 1928-, Kapp, Marshall B.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF390.A4 O63 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 298 p. :
      Number of Pages298
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL791713M
      ISBN 100826189903
      LC Control Number95024250

        Engagement in healthcare decision making has been recognized as an important, and often lacking, aspect of care, especially in the care of older adults who are major users of the healthcare system. We aimed to conduct a review of available knowledge on engagement in healthcare decision making with a focus on older patients and their by: In addition to normal cognitive aging, older adults as an age group are also highly vulnerable to neurodegenerative diseases like AD and other cognitive disorders of aging, which can devastate financial decision-making and capacity (Marson et al., , Marson et al., ).Cited by: 3.

      Aim: To analyze older adults' health-related decision-making profile. Methods: Secondary analysis of a population-based study with older-adults (aged ≥60 years) in Southern Brazil. Task Complexity and Older Adults' Decision-Making Competence Article in Psychology and Aging 20(1) April with Reads How we measure 'reads'.

      Making Decisions For Elderly Parents Relationships can be strained and even broken as the elderly and their adult children negotiate the inevitable reversal of roles and as very difficult decisions are made. Let’s face it. Each of us wants to be free to make the decisions we want, even if they might sometimes seem self-endangering. [ ].   Ethical decision-making about older adults and moral intensity: an international study of physicians. D C Malloy 1, 2, An example of a deontological principle would be the law requiring a physician to have a valid license to practice before any medical activity may take place. The Bhativedanta Book Trust, Cited by: 8.


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Older adults" decision-making and the law by Michael A. Smyer Download PDF EPUB FB2

Older Adults' Decision-Making and the Law (Springer Series on Ethics, Law, and Aging): Medicine & Health Science Books @ As such, future research should address how decision-making competence in older adults may improve, as well as how it might decline, so that decision situations can be improved for older adults, and individuals who require professional help can be identified (Birren and Schroots, ).Cited by: Genre/Form: Congress Legislation: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Older adults' decision-making and the law.

New York: Springer Pub. Co., ©   This book contains practical tools to equip a wide audience of judges to conduct any form of guardianship proceeding more effectively, improve communication with healthcare professionals, creatively use less-restrictive alternatives and limited guardianships, and accommodate disabilities of older adults in ways that will enhance capacity.

"Assessment of Older Adults with Diminished Capacity: A Handbook for Lawyers" offers elder law attorneys, trusts and estates lawyers, family lawyers, and general practitioners a conceptual framework and a practical system for addressing problems of client capacity, in some cases with help from a clinician.

ISBN: Product Code: ©— Bioethics Research Library Box Washington DC Follow Us National Resource Center for Older adults decision-making and the law book Decision-Making. This project was supported, in part by grant number HHSACL-AIDD-DM, from the U.S.

Administration for Community Living, Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, D.C. Purchase Aging and Decision Making - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBNRead chapter A Review of Decision-Making Processes: Weighing the Risks and Benefits of Aging: By there will be about 70 million people in the United.

Decision-making for ‘vulnerable adults’ The Vulnerable Adults Bill (VAB), which is widely expected to be debated by Singapore’s parliament, will potentially impact on the general legal rules around decision-making in care settings.

If introduced into law, the VAB allows additional interventions into the lives of adults lacking. Assessment of Older Adults with Diminished Capacity: A Handbook for Psychologists Materials in this book were developed based on the consensus of a working group. current volume is designed for psychologists evaluating civil capacities of older adults.

Contemporary probate law encourages functional assessments that describe task File Size: 1MB. Judicial Determination of Capacity of Older Adults in Guardianship Proceedings ©American Bar Association Commission on Law and Aging – American Psychological Association 1 Introduction Background • Guardianships for older adults are increasing.

• Guardianship law and practice is undergoing dramatic Size: KB. How older adults make decisions Octo By sh 1 Comment As the U.S. population continues to grow older and technology moves ahead at break-neck speeds, older adults are being asked – in many cases required – to make more complex decisions than ever before.

In two experiments younger and older adults performed decision-making tasks where reward values available were either independent or dependent of the previous sequence of choices made. The choice independent task involved learning and exploiting the options that gave the highest rewards on each trial.

In this task the stability of the expected rewards for each option was not Cited by: Aging and Decision-Making Competence Motivational Model of Aging and Decision-Making Competence Current Challenges and Directions for Future Research Summary and Conclusions References 3 APPLIED PERSPECTIVES Decision Making and Health Literacy among Older Adults DANIEL MORROW, JESSIE CHIN Introduction   Older adults like to learn new health information through a variety of methods.

While some may prefer to receive information through spoken or printed words, others may be visual learners and some, a combination of both. Think about using different approaches to present your information, such as pamphlets, brochures, videos and audiotapes.

This particular and unique text expands on a conference held to train mental health professionals about assessments and interventions for decision-making capacity. What has emerged is a book that will benefit mental health professionals and clinicians with Author: Leslie K.

Ross. The psychological study of decision making, which we present here in a necessarily abbreviated form, examines the mechanisms that underlie people's choices, preferences, and judgments and attempts to discover how to improve decision-making processes.

1 Two relevant overviews of research on decision making and aging are Yates and Patalano () and Sanfey and Hastie (in press). Assessment of decision-making capacity in older adults: An emerging area of practice and research. The Journals of Gerontology, Series B, Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, 62(1), P3-P Evidence Level IV: Non-experimental study.

Decision-making capacities in older adults By Rozanne Larsen. Octo Studies have consistently shown that younger adults perform better than older, more experienced adults on decision-making tasks, lending credence to the belief that senior citizens suffer from age-related cognitive declines.

These studies, however, have typically. New this year is an optional pre-conference intensive on Wednesday October 25th focusing on Supported Decision Making and Older Adults (SDM). The agenda includes an overview of the basics of SDM, an update on laws regarding SDM, drafting SDM agreements, a review of the PRACTICAL tool for lawyers, restoration of rights, and legal ethics.A particularly important component of understanding consumer decision making is determining how older adults select options when making choices.

Older adults have a preference for, and are more likely to purchase, long-established brands (Lambert-Pandraud, Laurent, & Lapersonne, ).Cited by:   It turns out that it depends on the situation. In some decisions, thinking harder about unfamiliar information will produce the best decisions, and older adults are likely to fare less well, says.