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Treat the epidemic of medical nonadherence

Marcum, PharmD, MS, assistant professor in the Division of Geriatric Medicine at the University of Pittsburgh.
May 2014

Nominees named for ACP Officers and Regent positions

She cites as areas of special interest primary care and preventative medicine, special medical problems of women, geriatric medicine, difficult diagnosis and medical peer review.
November 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...
September 2019

Physicians step up as initiatives change nursing home care

DuBeau, MD, ACP Member, a professor of medicine and clinical chief of geriatric medicine at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester.“ We need to move away from the
May 2015

Integrate palliative care from early illness onward

the patient-centered medical home, [and] geriatrics,” Dr.
June 2011

Talking points on palliative care address public, patients

Meier, FACP, professor of geriatrics at Mount Sinai and director of the Center to Advance Palliative Care.“ It's a very politically effective weapon even though everyone on both sides knows ... Sean Morrison, MD, a professor of geriatrics at Mount
June 2011

Consensus lacking on lifestyle and dementia

Reuben, chief of the division of geriatrics at the University of California, Los Angeles. ... The findings from the Finnish study, dubbed FINGER for Finnish Geriatric Intervention Study to Prevent Cognitive Impairment and Disability, found only a limited
October 2017

Simple tools, teamwork manage depression in primary care

DIAMOND is based on results from the IMPACT (Improving Mood-Promoting Access to Collaborative Treatment) trial of 1,801 geriatric patients, which found a 50% or greater improvement in depression at
March 2011

Preventing falls in older patients

And of course exercise has lots of other benefits. A home assessment for fall risks by a geriatric case manager can also be helpful, though the USPSTF did not find enough
September 2019

More than a notion

“She needs a nursing home,” someone said. It was all matter of fact; the way such things are always mentioned on rounds with those frail eld...
September 2019

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