Browse Genre

Shop By

Specials

Books

Geriatric medicine

per page

Items 1 to 9 of 239 total

Grid  List 

Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  • Gerotechnology is the use of technology to sustain individual autonomy to an advanced age. This title features current and future applications in crucial areas such as mobility and transportation, assistive devices, senior citizen housing, in-home technologies, safety and privacy, research and development (especially design).

  • Geriatrics for Specialists

  • Hardcover. The elderly represent the fastest growing segment of the population in developed countries, reflected in the patient population presenting to EDs and hospitals. These patients more often than not have greater co-morbidities, more complicated workups and utilize more laboratory and radiologic services. Series: CTEM - Current Topics in Emergency Medicine. Num Pages: 408 pages. BIC Classification: MJX; MMK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 246 x 189. .

  • Hardcover. Series: The Clinics: Internal Medicine. BIC Classification: MJD; MJX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. .

  • Conceptual and Methodological Issues on the Adjustment to Aging

  • On-Call Geriatric Psychiatry

  • <p class="MsoNormal" style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 10pt"> <strong> <span style="FONT-FAMILY: &quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"> The definitive case-based guide to effectively managing geriatric disorders<!--xml:namespace prefix = "o" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /--> <o:p> </o:p> </strong>

    <p class="MsoNormal" style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 10pt"> <strong> <span style="FONT-FAMILY: &quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"> <o:p> &nbsp;</o:p> </strong>

    <p class="MsoNormal" style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 10pt"> <i> <span style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt; FONT-FAMILY: &quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;; mso-fareast-font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;"> Geriatric Physical Therapy </i> <span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: Arial, sans-serif;"> provides the most authoritative overview available on managing the special needs of the elderly in all health care settings. Through nearly 200 cases, the text offers a skill-building balance of theory and clinical application of knowledge in caring for the older adult population. This timely book addresses and incorporates aspects of prevention, fitness, and wellness into the rehabilitative model of care for elders with and without pathological conditions.

    <p class="MsoNormal" style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; LINE-HEIGHT: normal"> <span style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt; FONT-FAMILY: &quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;; mso-fareast-font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;"> <o:p> &nbsp;</o:p>

    <p class="MsoNormal" style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; LINE-HEIGHT: normal"> <span style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt; FONT-FAMILY: &quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;; mso-fareast-font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;"> Features:<o:p> </o:p>

    <ul type="disc"> <li class="MsoNormal" style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 10pt; LINE-HEIGHT: normal; mso-margin-top-alt: auto; mso-margin-bottom-alt: auto; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1; tab-stops: list .5in"> <span style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt; FONT-FAMILY: &quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;; mso-fareast-font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;"> Nearly 200 cases examine both acute and chronic stage settings, and provides suggested tests and measures<o:p> </o:p> </li> <li class="MsoNormal" style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 10pt; LINE-HEIGHT: normal; mso-margin-top-alt: auto; mso-margin-bottom-alt: auto; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1; tab-stops: list .5in"> <span style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt; FONT-FAMILY: &quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;; mso-fareast-font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;"> Cases focus on orthopedics and neurology for consistency with board exams, which concentrate in these therapeutic areas&nbsp;&nbsp;<o:p> </o:p> </li> <li class="MsoNormal" style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 10pt; LINE-HEIGHT: normal; mso-margin-top-alt: auto; mso-margin-bottom-alt: auto; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1; tab-stops: list .5in"> <span style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt; FONT-FAMILY: &quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;; mso-fareast-font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;"> Tables and boxes organize and summarize important information and highlight key points for quick reference&nbsp;<o:p> </o:p> </li> <li class="MsoNormal" style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 10pt; LINE-HEIGHT: normal; mso-margin-top-alt: auto; mso-margin-bottom-alt: auto; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1; tab-stops: list .5in"> <span style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt; FONT-FAMILY: &quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;; mso-fareast-font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;"> A well-referenced and scientific approach provides the depth to understand integral processes and procedures<o:p> </o:p> </li> </ul> <p class="MsoNormal" style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; LINE-HEIGHT: normal"> <span style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt; FONT-FAMILY: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;; mso-fareast-font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;"> <o:p> &nbsp;</o:p>

    <p class="MsoNormal" style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; LINE-HEIGHT: normal"> <span style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt; FONT-FAMILY: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;; mso-fareast-font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;"> &nbsp;<o:p> </o:p>

    <p class="MsoNormal" style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 10pt; LINE-HEIGHT: normal; mso-margin-top-alt: auto; mso-margin-bottom-alt: auto"> <span style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt; FONT-FAMILY: &quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;; mso-fareast-font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;"> Each case in <i> Geriatric Physical Therapy </i> is designed to help you learn how to apply geriatric physical therapy concepts to specific patient situations. The cases are presented in a consistent manner―similar to what you would see in a clinical setting―and focus on one primary topic or problem. <o:p> </o:p>

    <p class="MsoNormal" style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 10pt; LINE-HEIGHT: normal; mso-margin-top-alt: auto; mso-margin-bottom-alt: auto"> <span style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt; FONT-FAMILY: &quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;; mso-fareast-font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;"> Chapters open with a brief overview of the topic, which reviews basic information on that topic, followed by related cases. Excellent pedagogy includes board-type review questions and chapter summaries that conclude each chapter. <span style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt; FONT-FAMILY: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;; mso-fareast-font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;"> <o:p> </o:p>

    &nbsp;

  • Neurodegenerative Disorders

  • Diseases in the Elderly 2016

per page

Items 1 to 9 of 239 total

Grid  List 

Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5