6 edition of Elderly Medicine found in the catalog.
December 6, 2001
by Informa Healthcare
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||420|
Set the hot water heater to °F (as elderly people are easily scalded). Mark hot and cold taps clearly. Remove or tack down loose rugs (remove throw rugs). Clear pathways of clutter, small furniture, electrical cords, etc. Install handrails along stairs and hallways (one on each side of a stairwell).File Size: 1MB. This is the only book to offer an evidence-based model for retaining students and ensuring success across the nursing education spectrum. It is designed to assist faculty in creating, implementing, and evaluating student retention and academic success strategies. This model.
The book is divided into three exams for trainees to test themselves on, providing a thorough assessment of the candidate's geriatric medicine knowledge and covering all the main themes of the exam, for example, falls, dementia and delirium, palliative care, nutrition, and stroke/5(19). With its population getting older, the UK is increasingly in need of well-trained and enthusiastic elderly-care physicians. Fifty years ago geriatrics dealt mainly with continuing care and rehabilitation but it has evolved into a specialty encompassing acute general medicine with a holistic multidisciplinary : Sarah Fowler.
Buy Elderly Care Medicine (Lecture Notes) 8th by Nicholl, Claire G., Wilson, Jane (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low 4/5(8). Provides emphasis on practical advice on the common problems of the elderly. This book covers both the practice of medicine for the elderly and also generic skills .
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A book I would highly recommend. Elderly Medicine forms a part of our undergraduate medical training and I feel this book provides the right amount of information in an easy to read style. I like the layout and style of the book.
I would recommend it to any medical student who needs a concise book on elderly Cited by: 5. It is aimed at the entire training requirements of Specialist Registrars. It covers both the practice of medicine for the elderly and also generic skills required by all doctors at this stage in their training.
The emphasis is on practical advice (backed up by evidence where available) on the common problems of the by: 3. Elderly Medicine: A Training Guide even guides the reader through the business aspects of geriatric care, explaining how professionals can use information technology and consulting services.
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Elder care is an issue that is growing in most industrialized nations. Due to technological advances and changing demographics, there is greater need for social services and medical care for seniors.
The number of seniors in society is increasing as is the proportion of the elderly to the general population. Elderly Medicine book Any undergraduate text on medicine for elderly people should concern itself with how and why dealing with older people differs from treating younger age groups, taking into account the physiological changes of aging, differences in Author: John F Potter.
A wonderful anthology of short stories that were written by first-class American authors and designed specifically to be read aloud to elderly people. This book, and it's accompanying second volume, A Loving Voice II: A Caregiver's Book of More Read-Aloud Stories for the Elderly, has received critical acclaim from professional caregivers and grateful family members alike for its inventive method of /5(13).
Geriatric Assessment (GA) • Historically, the elderly (65 and over) accounted for a large proportion of the total hospital days in Canada. Of the million hospital days in /97, the elderly accounted for 62% (or million days), although they represented only 12% of the population in that Size: 1MB.
is a rapid access, point-of-care medical reference for primary care and emergency clinicians. Started inthis collection now contains interlinked topic pages divided into a tree of 31 specialty books and chapters.
Content is updated. A book I would highly recommend. Elderly Medicine forms a part of our undergraduate medical training and I feel this book provides the right amount of information in an easy to read style.
I like the layout and style of the book. I would recommend it to any medical student who needs a concise book on elderly 4/5(7). A study of home care patients found 16 percent had skipped a medication in the last 24 hours, 6 percent were taking the wrong dose, and 5 percent were experiencing adverse effects from their medication.
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1 - 20 of results Publish your book with B&N. Learn More. The author of Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End is Atul Gawande. He is an eminent American surgeon and author, who conducts research into public I read this book a fortnight ago, by my brother's bedside, at a time when both he and I knew he was dying/5(K).
Elderly Medicine: A Training Guide. This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. It is aimed at the entire training requirements of Specialist Registrars. It covers both the practice of medicine for the elderly and also generic skills required by all doctors at this stage in their training.
Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding this book to your organisation's collection. Geriatric Emergency Medicine Edited by Joseph H. Kahn, Brendan G. Magauran, Jr. The Geriatric Medicine Book is composed of 33 topic pages which are organized into 8 Chapters.
Select a chapter from the list at left and topics within that chapter will be listed here in the preview window. Use the scroll bar at left to see all 8 chapter titles. The chapters are based on the UK’s postgraduate curriculum for geriatric medicine and cover both general and specifi c aspects of medicine for older people, with further resources.
This book is for doctors in training – in hospital or general practice – and for medical students and specialist nurses. The latest addition to the Evidence-Based Book series, Evidence-Based Geriatric Medicine provides non-geriatrician clinicians an overview of key topics central to the care of the older guide focuses on the management of common problems in the elderly taking into account their life situations as well as treatment of specific conditions.
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out of 5 stars 3. Elderly Medicine. DOI link for Elderly Medicine. Elderly Medicine bookBook Edition: 1st Edition.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.
Presented in a user-friendly format, combining readability with high-quality illustrations, this eighth edition has been thoroughly revised to reflect advances in knowledge on how disease presents in elderly people, and changes in .New for this edition, Elderly Care Medicine Lecture Notes also features: More treatment tables and boxes throughout for rapid access and revision Expansion of material on polypharmacy and prescribing Discussion of emotional support, counselling and spirituality Advice for doctors on breaking bad news and end-of-life care Consideration of.