Residency: Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New York, 1989. Certification/recertification: Internal medicine, 1990, 2000, 2010; geriatric medicine, 1992, 2002, 2011; hospice and palliative medicine, 2006, 2009.
the geriatrics division at the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles.
In addition, there are sections that have a particular relevance to the specialty of hospital medicine (e.g., high-value care, toxicology and addiction, palliative care, and geriatrics).
Or so finds a new a study in BMC Geriatrics. Older people in both countries were asked to remember a list of words, and the American test subjects did significantly better
It was a straightforward phone message (names changed): "Hey Dr. S., this is Bobbie Jones, April Dixon's granddaughter. I was calling to inf...
Bree Johnston, FACP, professor of geriatrics at the University of California, San Francisco. ... These are all very, very expensive modalities,” said Frank Molnar, MD, associate professor and director of research in the department of geriatrics at the
Also in this issue, a geriatrics expert explains in a Q&A why he believes“urinary tract infection” is a widely overused diagnosis.
Certification: Internal medicine, 1982, recertified, 1998; geriatrics, 1988, recertified, 1998; participating in Maintenance of Certification.
Geriatrician Doron Garfinkel, MD, developed the Good Palliative-Geriatric Practice algorithm for discontinuing elderly patients' unneeded medications. ... But Dr. Garfinkel, who is head of geriatrics at Shoham Geriatric Medical Center in Israel, is
Allan L. Goulding, FACP, an internist dedicated to geriatric care, died on Sept. ... Dr. Goulding had a particular interest in geriatrics and worked as medical director for four years at St.