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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • Author : Wolfgang A. Ritschel
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 15 December 1988
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Gerontokinetics: Pharmacokinetics of Drugs in the Elderly is concerned with the complex processes of how the body handles drugs. After dealing with changes in the anatomy and physiology of the human body with increasing age, the pharmacokinetics of drugs in the elderly is discussed. In particular, five processes are discussed: liberation, absorption, distribution, metabolism and elimination. Finally, guidelines are given for the health care practitioner in evaluating pharmacokinetics in geriatric patients as well as the principles behind dosage adjustment in

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  • Author : James W Cooper,Marie A. Chisholm
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 14 June 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,

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  • Author : Nancy Caroline
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release : 10 August 2010
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The impact that Dr. Caroline had on EMS and health care spanned across the U.S. and abroad. from establishing EMS systems to training paramedics, to providing better nourishment and health care for orphans, her work had a profound impact on humanity. Throughout her life, Dr. Caroline brought a sense of excitement, joy, and humor to her work. the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons is proud to continue Dr. Caroline's legacy. Her sense of excitement and humor live on in

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Recent Advances in Geriatric Medicine
  • Author : Mason Button
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 11 June 2019
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Geriatric medicine refers to the medical practices and interventions aimed at ensuring quality of life for elderly people along with the prevention and treatment of diseases and conditions that people are prone to as they age. One of the most significant issues in geriatrics is the prevention and treatment of delirium. Promoting interventions that are designed to maintain the physical and cognitive functioning of aged adults, maximizing patients' independence, etc. are some of the ways to manage delirium. Aging may

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  • Author : Daniel Wismeijer,Stephen Chen,Daniel Buser
  • Publisher : Quintessenz Verlag
  • Release : 16 September 2019
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After a very successful series of eight previous treatment guides, it seems logical to think about our patients as they grow older and may become frail and more dependent on care. Volume 9 of the ITI Treatment Guide attests to the ITI's holistic approach to implant dentistry and to its professional responsibility for patients who have aged with implant-supported restorations in place, as well as for patients at a more advanced age who, until late in life, can benefit from the

Essentials of Clinical Geriatrics 7 E

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  • Author : Robert Kane,Joseph G. Ouslander,Itamar Abrass,Barbara Resnick
  • Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
  • Release : 22 July 2013
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An engaging introductory guide to the core topics in geriatric medicine “This is a valuable reference for those treating geriatric patients, providing well-reasoned expectations. It offers a common-sense approach in a medical system that is oriented to procedure numbers rather than focused on what a rational outcome is. Medicine owes a debt of gratitude to the authors of this work.” --Doody’s Review Service For nearly three decades, the goal of Essentials of Clinical Geriatrics has remained unchanged: to help

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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

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  • Author : Allen R. Huang,Louise Mallet
  • Publisher : Adis
  • Release : 30 June 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