Table Of Contents

Title Page
How to Take this Course
Target Audience
Objectives

Introduction
Overview of Down Syndrome
Health Risks
    Alzheimer's Disease
    Auditory & Visual Impairments
    Orthopedic Abnormalities
    Acquired Valvular Heart Disease
    Respiratory Infections
    Epilepsy
    Type 1 Diabetes
    Thyroid Disease
    Psychiatric & Behavioral
    Other Risks
Nursing Implications
Health Care Guidelines
Life Expectancy
Weight Management
Healthy Diet
Premature Aging
Community Integration
Litmus Test for Measuring Quality of Life
Asset Management Model for Housing and Services
Living Arrangements
Education
Employment
Intimacy & Sexuality

Disclosure & Disclaimer

Exam and Evaluation

About the author

References