Geriatric Medicine

Taber’s Quick Reference for Rehabilitation Professionals

by F. A. Davis

More than a dictionary…it’s an encyclopedia and clinical reference in one. Put the practice-applicable information rehabilitation professionals need at your fingertips with Taber’s® Quick Reference for Rehab Professionals. Just what you need...when you need it. Nearly 15,000 rehab-related terms and 423 illustrations and photographs make this your all-in-one resource…in class, clinic, and practice. And, because it’s drawn from the Taber’s Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary’s database, you can count on it for current, reliable, and comprehensive coverage. Complete definitions ensure you understand the language of medicine and healthcare, full-color drawings illustrate the nuances of anatomy and physiology, concise descriptions and full-color photographs of diseases and disorders provide context, descriptions of etiology ensure you know the cause/origin of a disease/disorder, lists of major signs and symptom alert you to what to look for or anticipate, treatment summaries outline common approaches to care, Patient Care information describes assessment, treatment, and patient teaching for each step in the process and Caution/Safety Alerts highlight information critical to safe patient care.

Gerontology for the Health Care Professional

by Regula H. Robnett

Gerontology for the Health Care Professional, Fourth Edition is a comprehensive, practical text covering the evolving field of gerontology, developed for healthcare students and professionals. Written by experts across many health disciplines, this text presents an up-to-date and realistic assessment of the aging process.

Best of Five MCQs for the Geriatric Medicine SCE (Oxford Higher Specialty Training) 1st Edition

by Duncan Forsyth (Author),‎ Stephen Wallis (Author)

Best of Five MCQs for the Geriatric Medicine SCE is the first revision guide designed specifically for this new high-stakes exam. It contains 300 best of five questions with explanatory answers, each accurately reflecting the layout of questions in the exam. The book is divided into three exams for

Elderly Care Medicine 8th Edition

by Claire G. Nicholl (Author), K. Jane Wilson (Author)

Elderly Care Medicine Lecture Notes provides all the necessary information, within one short volume, for a sound introduction to the particular characteristics and needs of elderly patients.

Oxford Handbook of Geriatric Medicine (Oxford Medical Handbooks) 2nd Edition

by Lesley Bowker (Author),‎ James Price (Author),‎ Sarah Smith (Author)

Oxford Handbook of Geriatric Medicine  In an ageing population, geriatric medicine has become central to general practice, and to emergency and general internal medicine in the hospital setting. Diseases are more common in the older person, and can be particularly difficult to assess and to treat effectively in a field that has limited

Care Giving for Alzheimer’s Disease: A Compassionate Guide for Clinicians and Loved Ones 1st ed. 2015 Edition

by Verna Benner Carson (Author),‎ Katherine Johnson Vanderhorst (Author),‎ Harold G. Koenig (Author)

Veteran clinicians offer a unique framework for understanding the psychological origins of behaviors typical of Alzheimer's and other dementias, and for providing appropriate care for patients as they decline. Guidelines are rooted in the theory of retrogenesis in dementia--that those with...

Radiologia geriatrica (Italian Edition) (Italian) Hardcover – July 6, 2006

by Giuseppe Guglielmi (Editor),‎ Francesco Schiavon (Editor),‎ Teresa Cammarota (Editor),‎ F. Dalla Palma (Foreword)

La "cultura geriatrica" - intesa come conoscenza e dominio dei processi di invecchiamento - non ha avuto ancora piena affermazione in campo medico-sanitario. Questo comporta che il più delle volte non si sappia distinguere a pieno il limite tra il fisiologico...

Drug-related problems in the elderly

by Patrik Midlöv (Author),‎ Tommy Eriksson (Author),‎ Annika Kragh (Author)

Interventional Cardiology in the Elderly Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2015 Edition

by Harald Rittger (Editor)

This book provides an in depth review of the current practice in treating elderly patients with coronary artery disease (CAD) as well as an update of the existing literature. It is intended to reflect the current science of elderly patients with stable angina,...

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