Principles and Practice of Geriatric Medicine

Author: M.S. John Pathy,Alan J. Sinclair,John E. Morley

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0470090561

Category: Medical

Page: 2164

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The fourth edition of the highly acclaimed Principles and Practice of Geriatric Medicine provides an account of the fundamental changes associated with ageing, which are essential to our understanding and management of the elderly sick population. The title has been extensively revised and updates to reflect the enormous changes in treatment options and medical conditions emerged since publication of the third edition. Written by worldwide experts of international repute, this is the most up-to-date and comprehensive single reference source currently available. Principles & Practice of Geriatric Medicine, Fourth Edition incorporates: More than 30 new chapters, including: Preventive geriatrics, Anorexia of Aging, Managements of Weight Loss, Dehydration, Vitamins and Minerals in the Elderly, Cancer and Aging, Mild Cognitive Impairment, Treatment of Behavioral Disorders, The Older Patient with Down's Syndrome, Drug Abuse in Older People, Breast Cancer, Women's health A truly global perspective, including new chapter on: Care of the elderly in Israel: old age in a young land, Geriatric Medicine in China, Geriatric medicine education in Europe, Geriatrics from the European Union Perspective, India, Day Hospitals, Perspectives from Latin America The title will be indispensable for all those involved in the treatment of older patients: Gerontologists to keep up-to-date with the latest developments in the field General practitioners and specialists in health policy and community care, who increasingly have to deal with a significant number of older people. Academic researchers in geriatric medicine, who are in need for an all encompassing reference work Medical registrars (UK) / residents (US) in order to pass their exams Teachers of Geriatric Medicine Hospital libraries with increasing budgets to spend on much needed resource in this growing field. Professionals within the pharmaceutical industry in order to monitor treatment options and new prescription developments.
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Medical Socioeconomic Research Sources

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical economics

Page: N.A

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Monthly. References about events and develpments in the sociology and economics of medicine. Sources include scientific and medical journals as well as newspapers and popular magazines. Entries arranged under subjects in alphabetical order. Author index.
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The Social Service Review

Author: Edith Abbott,Sophonisba Preston Breckinridge

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Social problems Periodicals

Page: N.A

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Includes sections "Book reviews" and "Public documents."
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Art & Science of Music Therapy

A Handbook

Author: Tony Wigram,Bruce Saperston,Robert West

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1134362692

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 483

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First Published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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Issues in Geriatric Medicine and Aging Research: 2011 Edition

Author: N.A

Publisher: ScholarlyEditions

ISBN: 146496498X

Category: Medical

Page: 1041

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Issues in Geriatric Medicine and Aging Research: 2011 Edition is a ScholarlyEditions™ eBook that delivers timely, authoritative, and comprehensive information about Geriatric Medicine and Aging Research. The editors have built Issues in Geriatric Medicine and Aging Research: 2011 Edition on the vast information databases of ScholarlyNews.™ You can expect the information about Geriatric Medicine and Aging Research in this eBook to be deeper than what you can access anywhere else, as well as consistently reliable, authoritative, informed, and relevant. The content of Issues in Geriatric Medicine and Aging Research: 2011 Edition has been produced by the world’s leading scientists, engineers, analysts, research institutions, and companies. All of the content is from peer-reviewed sources, and all of it is written, assembled, and edited by the editors at ScholarlyEditions™ and available exclusively from us. You now have a source you can cite with authority, confidence, and credibility. More information is available at http://www.ScholarlyEditions.com/.
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Geriatric medicine

an education resource guide

Author: Alan S. Robbins

Publisher: Ballinger Pub Co

ISBN: 9780884107286

Category: Medical

Page: 419

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Social Work and Health Care in an Aging Society

Education, Policy, Practice, and Research

Author: Barbara Berkman, DSW,Linda Harootyan, MSW

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780826197245

Category: Social Science

Page: 424

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This book places significant issues related to the health, mental health, and well-being of older adults and their caregivers within the context of social work service delivery. By presenting the research of social work scholars, all experts in specific research areas, the editors clarify the value that social work brings to the larger realm of health care for older adults and their families. Special consideration is given to such issues as case management, urban, African-American elders, grandmothers raising grandchildren, aging persons with developmental disabilities, home health care, and more. For Further Information on Dr. Berkman, Please Click Here!
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The Core of Geriatric Medicine

A Guide for Students and Practitioners

Author: Leslie S. Libow,Frederick T. Sherman

Publisher: Mosby Incorporated

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 354

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International perspective on health care

learning from other nations : hearing before the Select Committee on Aging, House of Representatives, Ninety-eighth Congress, second session, May 1, 1984

Author: United States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Aging

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Social Science

Page: 80

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Clinical Geriatrics

Author: Isadore Rossman

Publisher: Lippincott

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 742

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