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Cancer and the aging population -- Physiology of aging and its impact on the older adult -- Comprehensive geriatric assessment for the older adult with cancer -- Symptom management in the older adult with cancer -- Hospice and palliative care for the older adult -- Addressing older adult survivorsh…
1 - INTRODUCTION AND OVERVIEW 1 Brent C. Williams, Preeti N. Malani, and David H.Wesorick. 2 - THE HOSPITALIZED OLDER ADULT: COMMUNICATION AND PHYSICAL EXAMINATION 5 Mark E. Williams. 3 - GERIATRIC ASSESSMENT FOR THE HOSPITALIST 17 Brent C. Williams. 4 - INFORMED DECISION-MAKING AND THE EVALUATION…
Seniors today ; Eat well, age well ; Balance is everything ; To supplement or not to supplement ; Eating right with chronic illness ; No body's perfect ; From soup to nuts ; In the kitchen ; Food safety ; Information you can trust ; Fast and easy recipes ; Appendices
An incident in the subway ; How we age : body and mind ; Approaching a century : Michael DeBakey ; Making choices ; Three who overcame ; A friendship in letters ; Adding centuries to our years ; Drinking from the fountain of youth ; Wisdom, equanimity, caring : principles for every age ; A coda for…
Introduction to geriatric rehabilitation : principles of practice -- Theories of aging -- Age-related changes in anatomy, physiology, and function -- Common pathological conditions in the elderly : impact on function and treatment approaches -- Psychosocial theories and considerations of aging -- N…
Report exploring the experiences of older people affected by cancer.
Scope of the problem: hope for solutions -- Balance and mobility -- Why we fall -- Dizziness as a symptom -- The falls clinic and examination -- Preventing falls -- Falls prevention in hospitals and nursing facilities -- Case studies.
Introduction and overview of aging and older adulthood -- Geropsychiatric nursing as a subspecialty -- Comprehensive mental health assessment : an integrated approach -- Ethnic elders -- Mental health promotion -- Psychopharmacology -- Nursing assessment and treatment of depressive disorders of lat…
Clinical symposia report : a Canadian perspective : new developments in myeloma therapy for the elderly
Ch. 1. Healthier Aging -- Ch. 2. Taking Charge of Your Health -- Ch. 3. Aches, Pains and Common Complaints -- Ch. 4. Common Health Problems After 65 -- Ch. 5. Just for Older Women, Just for Older Men -- Ch. 6. Problems of the Brain, Behavior and Emotions -- Ch. 7. Family Matters -- Ch. 8. When You …