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How to age better depends on where you live

At GlassHospital we strive to bring you interesting ideas about improving health and health care from places far and wide: An article in t...
September 2019

Street medicine physicians meet patients where they are

The Infectious Diseases Society of America, for example, recommends against routine screening and treatment in most cases, while the American Geriatrics Society includes avoiding antibiotics in asymptomatic older adults in its
July 2019

QD: News Every Day--Move over kids, and let grandma have the game controller

Being offered video games that encouraged physical activity didn't help children, but one inactive game did help their grandparents' cogniti...
September 2019

Alzheimer's patients prepare, enlighten future physicians

By 2050, that number is expected to triple. At the same time, few medical school graduates are pursuing advanced training in geriatrics. ... Santulli, MD, associate professor of psychiatry and director of geriatric psychiatry at Dartmouth-Hitchcock
May 2014

Nominees named for College Officer and Regent positions

Certification: 1977 (internal medicine), recertified 1987; geriatric medicine, 1988, recertified 2000. ... Certification: 1977 (internal medicine); Pulmonary Diseases (1980), Special Qualifications in Critical Care, (1991-2001), Added Qualifications in
November 2010

Experts agree on principles of diabetes care

American Geriatrics Society, as well as the major diabetes organizations.
February 2015

An easy screen for an overlooked disease

Beyth, ACP Member, associate professor of medicine at the University of Florida in Gainesville and an investigator for the VA's Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center.“ Unfortunately, we only seem
April 2011

Hospice: mission creep

It was one of those“ home doctors.” Geriatric care providers that offer house calls to infirm seniors when it’s too hard for them to come to a doctor’s office.
September 2019

A few tips can improve older patients' memory

Rosenthal said.“ Multitasking is inherent in our society right now.”. Also inherent in modern, geriatric society is the use of medications, which can have effects on memory.
January 2013

Remember this.

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
September 2019

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