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Primary Care Geriatrics

Primary Care Geriatrics
  • Author : Richard J. Ham
  • Publsiher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 02 March 2021
  • ISBN : 0323039308
  • Pages : 641 pages
  • Rating : 5/5 from 1 ratings
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Accompanying CD-ROM contains video learning modules on gait and balance and dizziness, a dermatology quiz, and downloadable cognitive assessment tools, to hone clinical skills. File formats include QuickTime movies, PDFs, and HTML documents.


Primary Care Geriatrics

Primary Care Geriatrics
  • Author : Richard J. Ham
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 02 March 2021
GET THIS BOOKPrimary Care Geriatrics

Accompanying CD-ROM contains video learning modules on gait and balance and dizziness, a dermatology quiz, and downloadable cognitive assessment tools, to hone clinical skills. File formats include QuickTime movies, PDFs, and HTML documents.


Ham's Primary Care Geriatrics

Ham's Primary Care Geriatrics
  • Author : Gregg A. Warshaw, MD,Jane F. Potter, MD,Ellen Flaherty, PhD, APRN, AGSF,Matthew K. McNabney,Mitchell T. Heflin,Richard J. Ham, MD
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 01 March 2021
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Written with first-line primary care providers in mind, Ham's Primary Care Geriatrics: A Case-Based Approach, 7th Edition, is a comprehensive, easy-to-read source of practical clinical guidance for this rapidly growing population. Using a unique, case-based approach, it covers the patient presentations you're most likely to encounter, offering key clinical information, expert advice, and evidence-based medical guidelines throughout. This highly regarded text uses a consistent format and an enjoyable writing style to keep you informed, engaged, and up to date in


Ham's Primary Care Geriatrics E-Book

Ham's Primary Care Geriatrics E-Book
  • Author : Gregg A. Warshaw,Jane F. Potter,Ellen Flaherty,Matthew K. McNabney,Mitchell T. Heflin,Richard J. Ham
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 05 January 2021
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Uses a case study format that is ideal for learning, retention, and rapid recall. All case studies are thoroughly up to date with current references. Features an interdisciplinary perspective to provide team-oriented knowledge on the best diagnosis, treatment, and management strategies available to address the complex needs of older adults. Contains a new chapter on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) Medicine in Older Adults, as well as completely revised or rewritten chapters on rehabilitation, infectious disease, and urinary incontinence. Provides


Protocols in Primary Care Geriatrics

Protocols in Primary Care Geriatrics
  • Author : John P. Sloan
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 06 December 2012
GET THIS BOOKProtocols in Primary Care Geriatrics

Protocols in Primary Care Geriatrics aimes to improve practical clinical knowledge among physicians and oth- ers caring for elderly people. It is designed to give both quick reference to clinical problem-solving schemes and lists, as well as a lucid, readable discussion of the topics. Didactic exercises make the text interesting and provide an opportunity to improve learning. The book's value lies primarily in the combination of notebook-like material and clinical approaches, presented in brief, readable chapters with attached didactic exercises.


Primary Care Geriatrics

Primary Care Geriatrics
  • Author : Richard J. Ham
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 02 March 2021
GET THIS BOOKPrimary Care Geriatrics

Accompanying CD-ROM contains video learning modules on gait and balance and dizziness, a dermatology quiz, and downloadable cognitive assessment tools, to hone clinical skills. File formats include QuickTime movies, PDFs, and HTML documents.


Fundamentals of Geriatric Medicine

Fundamentals of Geriatric Medicine
  • Author : Rainier P. Soriano
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 26 May 2007
GET THIS BOOKFundamentals of Geriatric Medicine

This book distills the wealth of knowledge contained in the classic text, Geriatric Medicine: An Evidence-Based Approach, 4/e into a practical guide for primary care, family medicine, and internal medicine residents. Written by top experts in the field, the book offers a detailed, compact overview of geriatric care. It addresses geriatric pharmacology, Medicare and Medicaid, and numerous other subjects unique to older adults. The case-based instructional approach helps readers navigate the complexity of prevention, presentation, and treatment for conditions such


Case Studies in Geriatric Primary Care and Multimorbidity Management

Case Studies in Geriatric Primary Care and Multimorbidity Management
  • Author : Karen Dick,Terry Mahan Buttaro
  • Publisher : Mosby
  • Release : 27 February 2019
GET THIS BOOKCase Studies in Geriatric Primary Care and Multimorbidity Management

Awarded first place in the 2019 AJN Book of the Year Awards in the Gerontologic Nursing category second place in the Advanced Practice Nursing category. Gain expert primary care of older adults with a case-based approach to geriatric primary care and multimorbidity management Written by two leading academic and clinical experts in geriatric primary care, Case Studies in Geriatric Primary Care and Multimorbidity Management, 1st Edition uses detailed Exemplar Case Studies and Practice case studies to teach you how to think


Psychology and Geriatrics

Psychology and Geriatrics
  • Author : Benjamin A. Bensadon
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 16 April 2015
GET THIS BOOKPsychology and Geriatrics

Psychology and Geriatrics demonstrates the value of integrating psychological knowledge and insight with medical training and geriatric care. Leading physician and geropsychologist contributors come together to share their collective wisdom about topics that are as emotionally uncomfortable as they are universally relevant. As the world struggles to respond to unprecedented gains in life expectancy and an explosion of new retirees living with chronic health conditions, this collaboration could not be more timely. This exceptional resource is, itself, evidence that physicians


Retooling for an Aging America

Retooling for an Aging America
  • Author : Institute of Medicine,Board on Health Care Services,Committee on the Future Health Care Workforce for Older Americans
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 27 August 2008
GET THIS BOOKRetooling for an Aging America

As the first of the nation's 78 million baby boomers begin reaching age 65 in 2011, they will face a health care workforce that is too small and woefully unprepared to meet their specific health needs. Retooling for an Aging America calls for bold initiatives starting immediately to train all health care providers in the basics of geriatric care and to prepare family members and other informal caregivers, who currently receive little or no training in how to tend to their aging loved


Oxford Textbook of Geriatric Medicine

Oxford Textbook of Geriatric Medicine
  • Author : Jean-Pierre Michel,Jeremy D. Walston
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 14 December 2017
GET THIS BOOKOxford Textbook of Geriatric Medicine

Over the past two decades there has been a marked change in global age demographics, with the number of over-60s increasing by 82% and the number of centenarians by 715%. This new-found longevity is testament to the success of recent advances in medicine, but poses significant challenges to multiple areas of health care concerning older patients. Building upon its predecessor's reputation as the definitive resource on the subject, this new edition of the Oxford Textbook of Geriatric Medicine offers a comprehensive


Geriatrics, an Issue of Primary Care: Clinics in Office Practice, E-Book

Geriatrics, an Issue of Primary Care: Clinics in Office Practice, E-Book
  • Author : Demetra Antimisiaris,Laura Morton
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 19 August 2017
GET THIS BOOKGeriatrics, an Issue of Primary Care: Clinics in Office Practice, E-Book

This issue of Primary Care: Clinics in Office Practice, guest edited by Demetra Antimisiaris, PharmD and Laura Morton, MD, CMD, is devoted to Geriatrics. Articles in this comprehensive issue include: Managing Polypharmacy in the 15 Minute Office Visit; Sexuality in the Older Adu


Handbook of Geriatric Care Management

Handbook of Geriatric Care Management
  • Author : Cathy Jo Cress
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release : 01 September 2006
GET THIS BOOKHandbook of Geriatric Care Management

This cutting-edge book on geriatric care management is designed to meet a growing area that spans across the continuum of health care, and is the essential reference for the geriatric care management profession. It gives health care delivery systems, private and public health care practitioners, business people, and schools of nursing, social work, and related health care fields the definitive book on geriatric care management. Handbook of Geriatric Care Management defines the work of the geriatric care manager. It offers


Geriatric Practice

Geriatric Practice
  • Author : Audrey Chun
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 29 October 2019
GET THIS BOOKGeriatric Practice

This book serves as a comprehensive reference for the basic principles of caring for older adults, directly corresponding to the key competencies for medical student and residents. These competencies are covered in 10 sections, each with chapters that target the skills and knowledge necessary for achieving competency. Each of the 45 chapters follow a consistent format for ease of use, beginning with an introduction to the associated competency and concluding with the most salient points for mastery. Chapters also includes brief cases


Geriatric Home-Based Medical Care

Geriatric Home-Based Medical Care
  • Author : Jennifer L. Hayashi,Bruce Leff
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 09 December 2015
GET THIS BOOKGeriatric Home-Based Medical Care

This book is a practical reference for any clinician who has struggled to care for an older adult in a home setting. The volume is written by experts in the field who describe fundamental principles and clinical approaches of geriatric home-based care and their application to specific diseases and conditions, including delirium, incontinence, falls, and chronic pain and disability. The book also details house calls for special populations, from the developmentally disabled to those afflicted with neurologic or psychiatric diseases.


Primary Care for Older Adults

Primary Care for Older Adults
  • Author : Michael Wasserman,James Riopelle
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 03 October 2017
GET THIS BOOKPrimary Care for Older Adults

This book provides a comprehensive and systematic state-of-the science review of major primary care delivery models, how they address specific needs of older adults, and available evidence for their efficacy. Written by experts in the field, this book explores the patient-centered medical home model (PCMH) in depth and dives into the complexities of the “medical neighborhood”. It describes and analyzes primary care specifically directed toward special, complex populations, such as the Health Home for safety net patients with mental health