Boling, FACP, director of long-term care and geriatrics at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond. ... Logistically, it's an all-day affair and sometimes darn near impossible,” said Wayne McCormick, FACP, section chief of the division of
In a new paper in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, he expands on this, adding more evidence to question long-held dogma.
medicine and geriatrics at Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus.
Medical education. To accommodate the arrival of the first baby boomers, the American Geriatrics Society is proposing that elder care be added to the list of medical education's six core
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Today, medical teams are prominent in a variety of inpatient and outpatient settings and some settings that bridge both: intensive care, acute cardiac care, organ transplantation, cancer care, geriatric programs and
are detected, said Dr. Dyer, who is a professor of geriatric and palliative medicine at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. ... Dyer said. In general, what physicians and staff should be looking for are patients who have “some
The Internet and social media have transformed society. I remember when I was in high school, the concept of being able to retrieve any info...
To qualify, physicians must be self-designated in a primary care specialty of general internal medicine, family medicine, pediatrics or geriatrics.
What should physicians do when surrogate decision makers lack the willingness or capacity to make choices for a patient's end-of-life care? ...