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The epidemiology of aging

Author: Anne B Newman; Jane A Cauley
Publisher: Dordrecht ; New York : Springer, [2012]
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The average age of the world's population is increasing at an unprecedented rate and this increase is changing the world. This 'silver tsunami' emphasizes the need to provide advanced training in epidemiology and increase the cadre of experts in the study of aging. This book is designed to summarize unique methodological issues relevant to the study of aging, biomarkers of aging and the biology/physiology of aging  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anne B Newman; Jane A Cauley
ISBN: 9789400750609 9400750609 9400750617
OCLC Number: 829196516
Description: xvii, 610 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm.
Contents: Pt. 1. Methods --
pt. 2. Aging, geriatric syndromes and common conditions.
Other Titles: Epidemiology of aging (2012).
Responsibility: Anne B. Newman, Jane A. Cauley, editors.
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With contributions from leading experts in a number of discrete fields, this comprehensive review of the epidemiology of aging includes coverage of methodological issues, the biomarkers of aging,  Read more...

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