Search results for "Geriatrics"


 
Results 111 - 120 of about 187 for "Geriatrics".

A woman in medicine reflects on philanthropic leadership

Residency: Brigham & Women's Hospital. Specialties: Internal medicine and geriatrics. Something I wish I'd learned in medical school: When I was in med school, I became intrigued with the influence
March 2008

The danger of hospitalization

As an academic hospitalist, I see how the hospital affects patients. The hospital has become a necessary evil for those who are very sick. B...
April 2020

Pioneering internist is still outworking peers at age 80

Occupation: Solo practitioner, internal medicine and geriatrics. Dr. Irby Jones: “Being a physician consumes my whole being.”.
June 2008

PQRI improvements based on physician feedback, says CMS

Many of the 153 individual measures most relevant to internists—including those for diabetes, coronary artery disease, and some geriatrics measures—only require one eligible encounter report during the 12-month
April 2009

Shifting standards for hypertension

diabetes. David Reuben, MD, FACP, chief of the division of geriatrics at the University of California, Los Angeles, noted that likely none of his patients fit the SPRINT criteria, enumerating the ... Rather than trying to memorize all of the various
March 2016

Letters to the Editor

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.
April 2012

The secret o' life

The secret of life is enjoying the passage of time. Any fool can do it, there ain't nothing to it. Nobody knows how we got to the top of the...
April 2020

Diving into delicate patient conversations

Even geriatric patients should be questioned about their sexual history. “My oldest HIV patient is 88 years old,” Dr.
June 2012

Influencing the details of health reform so internists get paid

To qualify, physicians must be self-designated in a primary care specialty of general internal medicine, family medicine, pediatrics or geriatrics.
January 2011

QD: News Every Day--Brain training finds way to keep seniors' minds sharper

Results appeared online Jan. 13 in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. ... Such interventions hold the potential to delay onset of functional decline and possibly dementia and are consistent with comprehensive geriatric care that strives to
April 2020

Prev   7   8   9   10   11   12   13   14   15   16   Next