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Classified bibliography on geriatrics and the care of the aged.

John Joseph Patrick Griffin

Classified bibliography on geriatrics and the care of the aged.

by John Joseph Patrick Griffin

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Published in [Somerville, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Old age -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    An abbreviated version was issued in mimeographed form in 1946 under title: Bibliography on geriatrics and the care of the aged.

    GenreBibliography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ7164.O4 G72
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80 p.
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6030958M
    LC Control Number48007531
    OCLC/WorldCa1488139

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Classified bibliography on geriatrics and the care of the aged. [Somerville, Mass., ] (OCoLC) Online version: Griffin, John Joseph Patrick, Classified bibliography on geriatrics and the care of the aged.

[Somerville, Mass., ] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: John Joseph Patrick Griffin. The Happy Book Birds: A picture book gift for Seniors with dementia or Alzheimer’s patients.

40 colourful photos of birds with their names in large print. Rose Raleigh out of 5 stars Geriatrics, or geriatric medicine, is a specialty that focuses on health care of elderly people. It aims to promote health by preventing and treating diseases and disabilities in older is no set age at which patients may be under the care of a geriatrician, or geriatric physician, a physician who specializes in the care of elderly people.

Rather, this decision is determined by Significant diseases: Dementia, arthritis, palliative. Author(s): Griffin,John Joseph Patrick, Title(s): Classified bibliography on geriatrics and the care of the aged.

Country of Publication: United States Publisher: [Somerville, Mass., ] Description: 80 p. Language: English Other Subject(s): Old age / bibliography Notes: An abbreviated version was issued in mimeographed form in Ham's Primary Care Geriatrics: A Case-Based Approach (Expert Consult: Online and Print) (Ham, Primary Care Geriatrics) by Richard J.

Ham MD, Philip D. Position Statement of the American Geriatrics Society includes the following statements: “Comprehensive geriatric assessment has demonstrated usefulness in improving the health status of frail, older patients. Therefore, elements of Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment should be incorporated into the acute and long-term care provided toFile Size: KB.

Our bodies change over time, and our health care needs to adapt with us. Geriatrics is the specialty focused on the high-quality, person-centered care we all need as we age. “High-quality care” aims to improve health, independence, and quality of life for older people.

“Person-centered care” puts our personal values and preferences at the heart of our care decisions. The latest addition to the Evidence-Based Book series, Evidence-Based Geriatric Medicine provides non-geriatrician clinicians an overview of key topics central to the care of the older guide focuses on the management of common problems in the elderly taking into account their life situations as well as treatment of specific conditions.

Title: Geriatrics At Your Fingertips® ISBN: Geriatrics At Your Fingertips® (GAYF) is an annually updated reference that provides quick, easy access to the specific information clinicians need to make decisions about the care of older adults.

Read More. This book should be a great help to middle-aged people in working out their own solutions to problems re-lated to their own parents. It provides excellent background for the nurse who frequently becomes involved in these problems. THEWLIS, MALFORD W.

The Care of the Aged (Geriatrics). 5th ed. Louis, C. Mosby, Price $8. The concept Geriatrics represents the subject, aboutness, idea or notion of resources found in Boston University Libraries. * Elsevier is a leading publisher of health science books and journals, helping to advance medicine by delivering superior education, reference information and decision support tools to doctors, nurses, health practitioners and students.

suggest that onlyor just % of all Canadians aged 65 or over meet the criteria for dementia; that means 92% of those over 65 do not have dementia. Most seniors with Alzheimer's or other dementia live in a health-related institution.

In78% of all those aged 65 and over with this condition resided in long term Size: 1MB. Care of the elderly (geriatrics) revision notes, covering key conditions and important ethical issues.

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AN INTRODUCTION TO LITERATURE ON THE HISTORY OF GERONTOLOGY GERALD GRUMAN Interest in gerontology, the study of aging, has grown rapidly during improvement of care for the aged.

Since AprilDr. Shock has A Classified Bibliography of Gerontology and Geriatrics. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford Univ. Press, 8 Ibid., p. From a chronological viewpoint, medical treatment of the elderly (geriatrics) starts from the age of 65 years old.

This definition per se is nowadays certainly not really an adequate definition of an elderly patient and the reason to be treated by a geriatrician. In addition to chronological age, ot Cited by: Long-term care facilities: These facilities include assisted-living facilities, board-and-care facilities, nursing homes, and life-care r patients require care in a long-term care facility depends partly on the patient’s wishes and needs and on the family’s ability to meet the patient’s needs.

Browse Medicine > Geriatrics eBooks to read online or download in EPUB or PDF format on your mobile device and PC. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stieglitz, Edward Julius, Geriatric medicine; the care of the aging and the aged. Philadelphia, W.B. Saunders, Geriatrics refers to medical care for older adults, an age group that is not easy to define precisely.

“Older” is preferred over "elderly," but both are equally imprecise; > 65 is the age often used, but most people do not need geriatrics expertise in their care until 75, or even Gerontology is the study of aging, including biologic, sociologic, and psychologic changes.

Geriatrics refers to medical care for older adults, an age group that is not easy to define precisely. “Older” is preferred over "elderly," but both are equally imprecise; > 65 is the age often used, but most people do not need geriatrics expertise in their care until 75.

THE LITERATURE OF GERIATRIC MEDICINE: IMPORTANT RECENT AND CLASSIC REFERENCES Preface: The field of geriatrics has become increasingly important due to the aging of our population and advances in research and practice. The term geriatrics refers to the clinical care of elderly patients, in contrast to gerontology whichFile Size: KB.

Researchers surveyed more t adults aged 65 or older -- from both nursing homes and the community at large -- and found 50% had one or .