Persell, MD, MPH, FACP, director of the Center for Primary Care Innovation and associate professor of medicine in the division of general internal medicine and geriatrics at Northwestern University's Feinberg ... Walter, MD, FACP, professor of medicine
Residency: Brigham & Women's Hospital. Specialties: Internal medicine and geriatrics. Something I wish I'd learned in medical school: When I was in med school, I became intrigued with the influence
A: I was in the midst of my geriatrics fellowship at Harvard looking for a research project and was taking care of a panel of older patients, and lo and behold
As an academic hospitalist, I see how the hospital affects patients. The hospital has become a necessary evil for those who are very sick. B...
It would seem the team approach works. As part of a study appearing in the July 2010 Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, Dr.
This issue also covers preexposure prophylaxis for HIV, adult survivors of congenital heart disease, and age-friendly geriatric care.
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.
Many of the 153 individual measures most relevant to internists—including those for diabetes, coronary artery disease, and some geriatrics measures—only require one eligible encounter report during the 12-month
“She needs a nursing home,” someone said. It was all matter of fact; the way such things are always mentioned on rounds with those frail eld...
Results appeared in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. Of 153 individuals with an emergency-department-diagnosed UTI, only 87 (57%) had confirmed cases according to culture.