Health and well-being are not the same thing, but they are closely related to each other,” said William Dale, MD, PhD, chief of the section of geriatrics and palliative medicine
Dr. Conti's clinical interests included geriatrics and electronic health records. A full obituary is online.
The patient with more severe depression or mood disturbances should be referred to a subspecialist because geriatric patients respond differently to these drugs than younger patients do, Dr. ... Disturbing behaviors, such as hallucinations, delusions,
Society would also benefit. Graduating debt-free would enable more students to specialize in family medicine, pediatrics, geriatrics, and obstetrics and gynecology rather than higher-paying specialties.
Perhaps you have heard the rather grim joke about how doctors don't know when to stop treating patients who no longer benefit. It goes somet...
It would seem the team approach works. As part of a study appearing in the July 2010 Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, Dr.
said lead author Stacy Tessler Lindau, MD, MAPP, a professor in the departments of obstetrics and gynecology and medicine (geriatrics) at the University of Chicago.
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David Reuben, MD, FACP, chief of geriatrics at the University of California, Los Angeles, David Geffen School of Medicine, said that in his experience with a geriatric population, the side effects
Boling, FACP, director of long-term care and geriatrics at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond. ... Logistically, it's an all-day affair and sometimes darn near impossible,” said Wayne McCormick, FACP, section chief of the division of