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The Resource Geriatric medicine at a glance, edited by Adrian Blundell and Adam Gordon

Geriatric medicine at a glance, edited by Adrian Blundell and Adam Gordon

Label
Geriatric medicine at a glance
Title
Geriatric medicine at a glance
Statement of responsibility
edited by Adrian Blundell and Adam Gordon
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Dewey number
618.97
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC952.5
LC item number
.G47 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2015 H-830
  • WT 100
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1978-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Blundell, Adrian
  • Gordon, Adam
Series statement
At a glance
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Geriatrics
  • Aging
  • Older people
  • Older people
  • Geriatrics
  • Geriatric Assessment
  • Aged
  • Health Services for the Aged
  • Aging
  • Geriatrics
  • Older people
  • Older people
  • Health and Wellbeing
Label
Geriatric medicine at a glance, edited by Adrian Blundell and Adam Gordon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Core concepts. Why is geriatric medicine different? -- Population ageing -- Theories of ageing -- Physiology of ageing -- Frailty -- Comprehensive geriatric assessment -- The international classification of functioning, disability and health -- Physiotherapy -- Occupational therapy - Assessment scales - physical function -- Assessment scales - mental health -- Ethical issues -- pt. 2. Common problems in older adults. Polypharmacy -- Osteoporosis -- Falls -- Gait -- Dizziness -- Syncope -- Urinary incontinence -- Constipation -- Delirium -- Dementia 1: causes and classification -- Dementia 2: assessment and management -- Stroke -- Parkinsonism -- Nutrition -- Pressure ulcers -- pt. 3. CGA in practice. Elder abuse -- Surgical care -- Geriatrics at the interface -- Care homes -- End-of-life care
Control code
ocn893183854
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
ix, 83 pages
Isbn
9781118597644
Lccn
2014040572
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o893183854
  • (OCoLC)893183854
Label
Geriatric medicine at a glance, edited by Adrian Blundell and Adam Gordon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Core concepts. Why is geriatric medicine different? -- Population ageing -- Theories of ageing -- Physiology of ageing -- Frailty -- Comprehensive geriatric assessment -- The international classification of functioning, disability and health -- Physiotherapy -- Occupational therapy - Assessment scales - physical function -- Assessment scales - mental health -- Ethical issues -- pt. 2. Common problems in older adults. Polypharmacy -- Osteoporosis -- Falls -- Gait -- Dizziness -- Syncope -- Urinary incontinence -- Constipation -- Delirium -- Dementia 1: causes and classification -- Dementia 2: assessment and management -- Stroke -- Parkinsonism -- Nutrition -- Pressure ulcers -- pt. 3. CGA in practice. Elder abuse -- Surgical care -- Geriatrics at the interface -- Care homes -- End-of-life care
Control code
ocn893183854
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
ix, 83 pages
Isbn
9781118597644
Lccn
2014040572
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o893183854
  • (OCoLC)893183854

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