Current Diagnosis and Treatment: Geriatrics 2E / Edition 2

Current Diagnosis and Treatment: Geriatrics 2E / Edition 2

by Brie Williams, Anna Chang, C. Landefeld, Cyrus Ahalt
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0071792082

ISBN-13: 9780071792080

Pub. Date: 04/18/2014

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

A Doody's Core Title for 2015!

An authoritative, one-stop source of answers on conditions commonly encountered among older adults

For more than 70 years, professors, students, and clinicians have trusted LANGE for high-quality, current, concise medical information in a convenient, affordable, portable format. Whether for coursework, clerkships,

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A Doody's Core Title for 2015!

An authoritative, one-stop source of answers on conditions commonly encountered among older adults

For more than 70 years, professors, students, and clinicians have trusted LANGE for high-quality, current, concise medical information in a convenient, affordable, portable format. Whether for coursework, clerkships, USMLE prep, specialty board review, or patient care, there's a LANGE book that guarantees success.

  • Provides a framework for using the functional and cognitive status, prognosis, and social context of patients to guide diagnosis and treatment of medical conditions
  • Applies the principles of geriatric medicine in different care settings to address common clinical scenarios and common geriatric conditions
  • Includes valuable information on health promotion and disease
  • Delivers essential information on important topics such as delirium, cognitive impairment, dementia, falls and mobility disorders, Parkinson and other movement disorders, sleep disorders, and arthritis
  • Covers special geriatric considerations in cardiovascular health, cancers, endocrine disorders, skin problems, respiratory disease, and renal disorders
  • Concise, practical, and current diagnostic and treatment information on the most common health problems of older adults
  • The best quick reference for busy clinicians who provide care for older patients
  • Valuable to students, residents, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, internists, and family physicians.
  • Includes guidance on care in all settings – clinic, home, hospital, and long-term care, as well as pre- and post-operative settings

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071792080
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
04/18/2014
Edition description:
List
Pages:
608
Sales rank:
203,686
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

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