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Current ACPNet projects include diabetes, alcohol use disorder and geriatric conditions such as falls, urinary incontinence.
A 100-year-old woman is brought to the emergency room by a concerned friend because she can no longer get out of bed to get food or go to th...
A growing minority of Americans said that medical professionals should do everything possible to save a patient’s life in all circumstances,...
When should drivers retire from driving? This question is always difficult to answer. In our suburban car culture driving allows seniors to ...
To sort out which patients could benefit, watch for red flags, such as increasing weight or blood pressure, said Connie Davis, MN, ARNP, a geriatric nurse practitioner in British Columbia, Canada,
Being offered video games that encouraged physical activity didn't help children, but one inactive game did help their grandparents' cogniti...
Counseling potentially unfit drivers decreases trauma from road crashes but may risk mood disorders and the lead to patients not returning t...
DuBeau, MD, ACP Member, professor of medicine and clinical chief of geriatric medicine at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in Boston. ... referral.”. American Geriatrics Society 2012 Beers Criteria Update Expert Panel.American Geriatrics
Periyakoil, MD, who is also a geriatrics and palliative care doctor.