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
Residency: The Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital, 1979-1982; chief resident, 1982-1983. Certification: Internal medicine, 1982, recertified 1998; geriatrics, 1988, recertified 1998; participating in Maintenance of Certification.
ACP Internist looks at how states are using grants to fix their primary care shortages. Michigan launched grants for primary care doctors ...
away. ACP Hospitalist outlines how it works. (Reuters, ACP Internist, Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, Kaiser Health News, ACP Hospitalist).
Current ACPNet projects include diabetes, alcohol use disorder and geriatric conditions such as falls, urinary incontinence.
Today begins a lame duck session of Congress before it breaks for Thanksgiving. It's the final chance to work out a temporary patch to Medi...
during the last week of life, The questionnaire is based on the 11 principles constituting good death as defined by the British Geriatrics Society, with eight of 25 overall questions covering
In about 1990 we got our first computer. I say “we” because my husband and I shared a desktop which I used infrequently. I mostly used it fo...
This year's speakers will address geriatrics care, celiac disease, condoms, difficult patients, and anxiety.
About one-third of adults and 17% of children and teens were obese in 2011-2012, according to a national survey study, a rate that hadn’t ch...