By Christine K. Cassel

This re-creation of a critically-acclaimed textual content, thoroughly revised and up-to-date, bargains sensible and complete assurance of the illnesses, universal difficulties, and therapy of older folks. construction at the 3rd variation, this revision will current a brand new technique targeting Evidence-Based medication, with new chapters together with: body structure of getting older, medical options of Prescribing for Older Adults, continual disorder administration, Prevention, Doctor-Patient verbal exchange matters, resources of soreness within the aged, and so forth. additionally, there'll be a separate bankruptcy on Evidence-Based Geriatrics, in addition to sidebars in each bankruptcy, the place acceptable, on Evidence-Based medication. this can be an all-encompassing, authoritative quantity on geriatric medication, wanted greater than ever as the over-80 inhabitants is the quickest becoming age workforce within the kingdom

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