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Geriatric medicine for old age psychiatrists

Author: Alistair S Burns
Publisher: London ; New York : Taylor & Francis, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Focusing on common conditions and containing helpful case vignettes, this book provides guidance for the first-line of management of geriatric patients. It is written primarily by an experienced geriatrician with the assistance of a geriatric psychiatrist. This unique combination of author perspectives has combined to create a valuable and insightful text. It covers the physical examination, the investigations that  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alistair S Burns
ISBN: 9781841843933 1841843938
OCLC Number: 56465547
Description: ix, 262 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. Introduction 2. Physical Examination 3. Investigations 4. Significance of Abnormal Investigations 5. Clinical Management 6. Vignettes 7. Doses and Regimes of Commonly Prescribed Drugs 8. Further Reading
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'This book could be a useful work of reference on wards and in day hospitals.' - Kalmen Kafetz, Age and Ageing 2006; 35: 454 "This book provides an interesting view of geriatrics. It gives a Read more...

 
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