Learning Geriatric Medicine: A Study Guide for Medical Students (Practical Issues in Geriatrics) 1st ed. 2018 Edition

Learning Geriatric Medicine: A Study Guide for Medical Students (Practical Issues in Geriatrics) 1st ed. 2018 Edition

This textbook presents hands-on training material for medical students. The style reflects the need for practice-based teaching with a modern edge in daily clinical routine; accordingly, it also employs online material and pocket cards. Each chapter begins with specific learning objectives, which are cross-referenced with the European curriculum for undergraduate medical education released by the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS) together with the European Union Geriatric Medicine Society (EUGMS), […]

Geriatric Diseases: Evaluation and Management 1st ed

Geriatric Diseases: Evaluation and Management 1st ed

This volume provides a comprehensive overview of the unique clinical entities of diseases in older patients. The book arranges the organ systems in 21 sections, which include over 100 collective chapters on various age-related diseases in these organ systems. The text is specifically designed for ease-of-use and include learning tools that include multiple choice, short answer, and extended matching questions, case vignettes, self-assessments, and rich tables and illustrations.  Each section […]

Fractures in the Elderly: A Guide to Practical Management (Aging Medicine) 2nd ed

Fractures in the Elderly: A Guide to Practical Management (Aging Medicine) 2nd ed

“This multiauthored book on fractures in older persons is part of the series Aging Medicine. … audience is practitioners, but advanced trainees in these areas also will find this book of use. The authors are all experts in these areas. … This is a very good book with a well-organized flow. … Persons looking for useful areas of research in fractures and the management of persons sustaining fractures would benefit […]

Geriatric Diseases: Evaluation and Management 1st ed. 2018 Edition

Geriatric Diseases: Evaluation and Management 1st ed. 2018 Edition

This volume provides a comprehensive overview of the unique clinical entities of diseases in older patients. The book arranges the organ systems in 21 sections, which include over 100 collective chapters on various age-related diseases in these organ systems. The text is specifically designed for ease-of-use and include learning tools that include multiple choice, short answer, and extended matching questions, case vignettes, self-assessments, and rich tables and illustrations.  Each section […]

Geriatric Trauma and Acute Care Surgery 1st ed. 2018 Edition

Geriatric Trauma and Acute Care Surgery 1st ed. 2018 Edition

The purpose of this book is to give providers of all levels a simple and essential source of practical information in treating the elderly trauma and emergency surgery patient. The Introduction instructs practitioners how to evaluate and assess risk including frailty and use this information in Goals of Care discussions to facilitate shared decision making so crucial to this population. The individual chapters consist of best practices and care guidelines […]

The Encyclopedia of Elder Care, Fourth Edition: The Comprehensive Resource on Geriatric Health and Social Care 4th Edition

The Encyclopedia of Elder Care, Fourth Edition: The Comprehensive Resource on Geriatric Health and Social Care 4th Edition

Praise for the Third Edition: “The third edition of this outstanding resource reflects the many advances in the care of older people that have occurred since the publication of the second edition…The vast bulk of the content is accessible and relevant to an international audience. The indexing and cross-referencing are excellent… Score: 5/5 stars.” — Margaret Arthur, Nursing Standard “The information [in this book] is amazing. I reviewed topics in which […]

Fractures in the Elderly: A Guide to Practical Management (Aging Medicine) 2nd ed. 2018 Edition

Newly revised and updated, this book provides geriatricians and orthopedic surgeons with the most vital tools to treat elderly patients who sustain a variety of fractures. The text uniquely encompass the etiologies of fracture in the elderly, perioperative management, the surgical treatment of common fractures in the elderly, as well as rehabilitation and prevention in the older patient. It focuses on the most current data and opinions regarding assessment and […]

Geriatric Psycho-Oncology: A Quick Reference on the Psychosocial Dimensions of Cancer Symptom Management (APOS Clinical Reference Handbooks) 1st Edition

[amazon template=iframe image2&asin=0199361460] Geriatric Psycho-Oncology is a comprehensive handbook that provides best practice models for the management of psychological, cognitive, and social outcomes of older adults living with cancer and their families. Chapters cover a wide range of topics including screening tools and interventions, psychiatric emergencies and disorders, physical symptom management, communication issues, and issues specific to common cancer sites. A resource section is appended to provide information on national services […]

Ethnogeriatrics: Healthcare Needs of Diverse Populations 1st ed

[amazon template=image&asin=3319165577] This volume is divided into five parts and fifteen chapters that address these topics by examining ethnogeriatric foundations, research issues, clinical care in ethnogeriatrics, education and policy. Expertly written chapters, by practicing geriatricians, gerontologists, clinician researchers and clinician educators, present a systematic approach to recognizing, analyzing and addressing the challenges of meeting the healthcare needs of a diverse population and authors discuss ways in which to engage the […]