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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
Being offered video games that encouraged physical activity didn't help children, but one inactive game did help their grandparents' cogniti...
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
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
American Geriatrics Society, as well as the major diabetes organizations.
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
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.
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.
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