Drugs for the Geriatric Patient

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  • Author : Ronald I. Shorr
  • Publisher : W B Saunders Company
  • Pages : 1363 pages
  • ISBN : 9781416002086
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Drugs for the Geriatric Patient

Drugs for the Geriatric Patient
  • Author : Ronald I. Shorr,Angela B. Hoth,Nathan Rawls
  • Publisher : W B Saunders Company
  • Release : 01 January 2007
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This user-friendly, comprehensive drug reference - available in print and electronically for handheld, point-of-care usage -provides clinical information on more than 1000 drugs and their use in geriatric patients. In addition to dosage information and clinical indications, this reference also addresses the challenging issues of drug-drug and drug-disease interactions, polypharmacy, toxicity, compromised renal and hepatic function, withdrawal events, and more. Useful summary sections provide 1at a glance' conclusions, recommendations and clinical pearls. Quarterly updates to the handheld version ensure up-to-date access

Drugs for the Geriatric Patient E Book

Drugs for the Geriatric Patient E Book
  • Author : Ronald I. Shorr
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 11 April 2007
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This user-friendly, comprehensive drug reference, point-of-care usage -provides clinical information on more than 1000 drugs and their use in geriatric patients. In addition to dosage information and clinical indications, this reference also addresses the challenging issues of drug-drug and drug-disease interactions, polypharmacy, toxicity, compromised renal and hepatic function, withdrawal events, and more. Useful summary sections provide ‘at a glance' conclusions, recommendations and clinical pearls. Get comprehensive guidance on all the drugs you could conceivably encounter in treating the geriatric patient. Better

Drugs and the Geriatric Patient

Drugs and the Geriatric Patient
  • Author : Karen A. Baker,University of Iowa. College of Dentistry
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 01 January 1970
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As people grow older their rate of drug utilization increases: Therefore dental practitioners need accurate and current medical records and drug histories in order to provide quality health care for elderly patients.

Medication Related Falls in Older People

Medication Related Falls in Older People
  • Author : Allen R. Huang,Louise Mallet
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 25 July 2016
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Comprising a single repository of knowledge and scientific evidence in the field, this book provides strategies to mitigate fall risk by providing information on the complex interactions between aging processes, co-morbid conditions and prescribed medications in older patients. Geriatric health is becoming a more prominent issue as the population ages, and balancing the beneficial effects of medication against the potential and real side-effects in these patients involves a deliberate and thoughtful task: physiologic aging, the accumulation of co-morbidities, and the

Musculoskeletal Drug Therapy for Geriatric Patients

Musculoskeletal Drug Therapy for Geriatric Patients
  • Author : James W Cooper,Marie A. Chisholm
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 10 July 2000
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How can we safely and effectively treat musculoskeletal disorders in this fast-growing population? Musculoskeletal Drug Therapy for Geriatric Patients is an essential reference for pharmacists, physicians, and nurses who plan treatment for elderly patients suffering from post-menopausal osteoporosis, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and gout or hyperuricemia. The medical cost of these common ailments is staggering: osteoporosis alone causes more than 1.5 million fractures each year with annual costs to the health system of approximately $14 billion. The human cost--in pain, disfigurement, restricted movement,

Drug Therapy for the Elderly

Drug Therapy for the Elderly
  • Author : Martin Wehling
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 17 August 2012
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With people aged 65 years and older currently making up the fastest growing age group throughout the world, the demographic revolution of an aging society will inevitably lead to increased pressure to develop a rationalistic and age-tailored process of diagnosis and treatment among the elderly. As aging people often suffer from several chronic diseases and are being treated with multiple medications concurrently, unwanted drug interactions occur more frequently. Whereas recent approaches have recommended to remove particular drugs from the medication regimen

Promoting Health and Wellness in the Geriatric Patient An Issue of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics of North America E Book

Promoting Health and Wellness in the Geriatric Patient  An Issue of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics of North America  E Book
  • Author : David A. Soto-Quijano
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 25 October 2017
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This issue of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics, edited by Dr. David A. Soto-Quijano, will cover the Promotion of Health and Wellness in the Geriatric Patient. Topics discussed in the volume include, but are not limited to: Benefits of Exercise in the Older Population; Alternative Exercise Modalities and Its Effect in Older Populations; Neurocognitive Decline of the Elder Patient; Effects of Spirituality in the Quality of Life of the Elderly; Clinical Pharmacology and the Risks of Polypharmacy in the Geriatric

An Overview of Polypharmacy in Geriatric Patients

An Overview of Polypharmacy in Geriatric Patients
  • Author : Bilge Sözen Şahne
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 18 January 2022
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Ageing causes a decrease in cognitive and physical abilities, thus making the elderly more sensitive and vulnerable. Besides, the elderly' living conidtions are greatly affected by various diseases and other health-related problems.As is known, a large number of medicines are used to treat the health-related problems in elderly. Multiple drug use can be named as polypharmacy, though many definitions for "polypharmacy" are available in the literature. Many studies are available to explain the situation of the polypharmacy. Furthermore, there

Geriatrics

Geriatrics
  • Author : Patrick M. Kortebein, MD,Kevin W. Means, MD
  • Publisher : Demos Medical Publishing
  • Release : 20 July 2012
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Designed for the busy practitioner, Geriatrics presents 97 alphabetically arranged topics covering all major concerns in geriatric rehabilitation ranging from age-related changes to end-of-life care. The first section reviews topics related to normal aging and assessment methods to measure systemic changes. The second section addresses common aging-associated diseases and disorders affecting relevant organ systems, including neurologic, musculoskeletal, rheumatologic, and cardiovascular problems and other key concerns such as functional decline, incontinence, and visual impairments. The last section highlights special considerations such as

Clinical Manual of Geriatric Psychopharmacology

Clinical Manual of Geriatric Psychopharmacology
  • Author : Sandra A. Jacobson
  • Publisher : American Psychiatric Pub
  • Release : 12 February 2014
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In the 7 years since the first edition of Clinical Manual of Geriatric Psychopharmacology was published, dozens of new drugs have been released, and older medications have been marketed in different formulations. In addition, research on pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics and mechanism of action, potential interactions, and other critical topics has proceeded apace, rendering much of the information in existing guides obsolete. This new volume is both comprehensive and completely up to date, offering information unavailable elsewhere. New drugs covered include asenapine, paliperidone,

Prescribing for Elderly Patients

Prescribing for Elderly Patients
  • Author : Stephen Jackson,Paul Jansen,Arduino Mangoni
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 22 April 2009
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A guide for doctors to quickly choose the right drugs in the right dose for the most important clinical problems in the elderly Prescribing medications for elderly patients is complex - this book gives clear advice on treatment regimes, drug interactions, adverse effects, and recommended dose changes Provides practical help with the problems that can arise in reaching an accurate diagnosis in the elderly, recommends clear treatment options, lists key drug interactions and side effects, and advises when to amend

Principles and Practice of Geriatric Medicine

Principles and Practice of Geriatric Medicine
  • Author : M.S. John Pathy,Alan J. Sinclair,John E. Morley
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 03 February 2006
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The fourth edition of the highly acclaimed Principles and Practice of Geriatric Medicine provides an account of the fundamental changes associated with ageing, which are essential to our understanding and management of the elderly sick population. The title has been extensively revised and updates to reflect the enormous changes in treatment options and medical conditions emerged since publication of the third edition. Written by worldwide experts of international repute, this is the most up-to-date and comprehensive single reference source currently