Identify the geriatric syndromes (tip: there are many) that Maria is experiencing.

This is a case study of Maria Diaz. After listening to Maria’s story, answer the following questions. Provide explanations and rationale for your responses. Discussion needs to focus on the responses and explanations. 1. Identify the geriatric syndromes (tip: there are many) that Maria is experiencing. Provide assessment findings that support your response. 2. Explain how the geriatric syndromes increase Maria’s vulnerability. 3. Identify Maria’s strengths, and areas of concern. Consider using geriatric assessment tools to help you identify care needs. Any cultural/ethical concerns? 4. Develop a complete plan of care with evidenced based practice support. Be specific. 5. Do you think that Maria is able to remain living at home independently? Why? or Why not? Discuss the benefits and risks related to Maria living at home as well as the alternatives.

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