By Howard M. Fillit,Kenneth Rockwood,John B Young
The top reference within the box of geriatric care, Brocklehurst’s Textbook of Geriatric drugs and Gerontology, eighth Edition, presents a modern, worldwide perspective on subject matters of value to today’s gerontologists, inner drugs physicians, and kinfolk medical professionals. An elevated specialise in frailty, in addition to insurance of key matters in gerontology, disease-specific geriatrics, and complicated syndromes particular to the aged, makes this eighth version the reference you’ll flip to so that it will meet the original demanding situations posed by means of this starting to be sufferer population.
- Consistent discussions of scientific manifestations, analysis, prevention, therapy, and extra make reference speedy and easy.
- More than 250 figures, together with algorithms, pictures, and tables, supplement the textual content and assist you locate what you wish on a given condition.
- Clinical relevance of the newest clinical findings is helping you simply observe the cloth to daily practice.
- A new bankruptcy on frailty , plus an emphasis on frailty through the book, addresses the advanced clinical and social matters that impact care, and the categorical wisdom and talents crucial for assembly your sufferers’ advanced wishes.
- New content material brings you as much as date with details on gerontechnology, emergency and pre-hospital care, HIV and getting older, in depth therapy of older adults, telemedicine, the equipped surroundings, and transcultural geriatrics.
- New editor Professor John Young brings a clean point of view and particular services to this edition.
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