Let’s talk about the new geriatric generation of post-Lasik surgery. Lasik, a type of refractive surgery, resets baseline vision, but does not prevent natural vision change over a lifetime. How is this generation aging under their prior Lasik surgery, and what can nursing staff do to assist these patients through it all?
Skilled care for neurodegenerative patients should move beyond basic care; food, shelter and medication- monitoring. After all, half of all Americans after age 80 will develop some degree of dementia.