Contents

Symbols and abbreviations

?1��Ageing

?2��Organizing geriatric services

?3��Clinical assessment of older people

?4��Rehabilitation

?5��Falls and funny turns

?6��Drugs

?7��Neurology

?8��Stroke

?9��Psychiatry

10��Cardiovascular

11��Chest medicine

12��Gastroenterology

13��Renal medicine

14��Homeostasis

15��Endocrinology

16��Haematology

17��Musculoskeletal system

18��Pressure injuries

19��Genitourinary medicine

20��Incontinence

21��Ears

22��Eyes

23��Skin

24��Infection and immunity

25��Malignancy

26��Death and dying

27��Ethics

28��Finances

29��Peri-operative medicine

Appendix: Further information

Index