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 2009th Edition
by Patrik Midlöv (Author), Tommy Eriksson (Author), Annika Kragh (Author)
Drug-related problems in the elderly is intended to serve as a source of information and clinical support in geriatric pharmacotherapy for students as well as all health care professionals, e.g. physicians, nurses...
Adult and Pluripotent Stem Cells: Potential for Regenerative Medicine of the Cardiovascular System 2014th Edition
by Jürgen Hescheler (Editor), Erhard Hofer (Editor)
There is hardly an area of research developing so quickly and raising so many promises as stem cell research. Adult, embryonic and recently available induced pluripotent stem cells not only foster our understanding of differentiation...
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,...
Neurodegenerative Diseases (Topics in Medicinal Chemistry) 2010th Edition
by Celia Dominguez (Editor)
The Role of Histone Deacetylases in Neurodegenerative Diseases and Small-Molecule Inhibitors as a Potential Therapeutic Approach.- Phosphodiesterase Inhibition to Target the Synaptic Dysfunction in Alzheimer’s Disease...
Management of Cancer in the Older Patient: Expert Consult – Online and Print, 1e (Expert Consult Title: Online + Print) 1st Edition
by Arash Naeim MD PhD (Author), David Reuben MD (Author), Patricia Ganz (Author)
Management of Cancer in the Older Patient, by Drs. Arash Naeim, David Reuben, and Patricia Ganz, offers the help you need to effectively diagnose, refer, and manage cancer in geriatric patients. You’ll see how to provide effective cancer screening; refer your...
Non-fibrillar Amyloidogenic Protein Assemblies – Common Cytotoxins Underlying Degenerative Diseases 2012th Edition
by Farid Rahimi (Editor), Gal Bitan (Editor)
Amyloid-forming proteins are implicated in over 30 human diseases. The proteins involved in each disease have unrelated sequences and dissimilar native structures, but they all undergo conformational alterations to form fibrillar polymers....
Long-Term Care Medicine: A Pocket Guide (Current Clinical Practice) 2011th Edition
by Pamela A. Fenstemacher (Editor), Peter A. Winn (Editor)
This is a practical pocket guide aimed at those caring for patients in long-term care facilities. Coverage includes federal regulations, common clinical conditions, psychosocial aspects, ethical and legal issues, and special issues such as coding and billing....