This issue of Medical Clinics of North America, edited by Drs. Jeffrey Wallace and Susan Merel, is devoted to Gerontology. Articles in this issue include: Preventative care in geriatrics; Geriatric syndromes and assessment in the outpatient setting; Assessment and management of fall risk; Drug interactions and side effects; Evaluation and management of elderly patients presenting with cognitive complaints; Pain management in the elderly; Diabetes management in the elderly; Hypertension in the elderly; End-of-life care; Urinary incontinence; Nutrition in the elderly; Anti-thrombotic management in the elderly; and Sleep problems in the elderly.... and MyDirectives (https://mydirectives.com/)49 are tailored Web sites that provide video instructions and explanations to complete advance directives. SUMMARY ... Association between physician orders for life-sustaining treatment for scope of treatment and in-hospital death in Oregon. JAm Geriatr Soc 2014 ... a 55. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. Advance Care Planning 401 Summary References.
|Title||:||Geriatric Medicine, An Issue of Medical Clinics of North America,|
|Author||:||Susan E. Merel|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier Health Sciences - 2015-04-07|