Current Diagnosis and Treatment: Geriatrics, 3/e-Original PDF

Current Diagnosis and Treatment: Geriatrics, 3/e-Original PDF

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By Louise Walter(Author), Anna Chang(Author)

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The definitive guide to safe, effective care of older adults―updated with important new content and streamlined for quick access

  • Covers the complete range of topics in geriatric care, including theory and fundamentals, assessment, conditions, diseases, symptoms, policies, and societal issues that affect older patients
  • Provides a framework for using the functional and cognitive status, prognosis, and social context of patients to guide diagnosis and treatment of medical conditions
  • Delivers essential information on important topics such as delirium, cognitive impairment, dementia, falls and mobility disorders, Parkinson disease and other movement disorders, sleep disorders, and arthritis
  • Includes guidance on care in all settings – clinic, home, hospital, and long-term care, as well as pre- and post-operative settings
  • New content on technology to enhance geriatric care, caregiving support, the unique needs of older immigrants, Medicare and Medicaid, legal issues and conservatorship, aid in dying, assisted living care, short-stay rehabilitation, prostate cancer, marijuana use, syncope, and driving safety

Product details

  • Item Weight : 2.3 pounds
  • Paperback : 736 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 1260457087
  • ISBN-13 : 978-1260457087
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education / Medical; 3rd Edition (October 23, 2020)
  • Language: : English
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