It was a straightforward phone message (names changed): "Hey Dr. S., this is Bobbie Jones, April Dixon's granddaughter. I was calling to inf...
American Geriatrics Society, as well as the major diabetes organizations.
Beyth, ACP Member, associate professor of medicine at the University of Florida in Gainesville and an investigator for the VA's Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center.“ Unfortunately, we only seem
Rosenthal said.“ Multitasking is inherent in our society right now.”. Also inherent in modern, geriatric society is the use of medications, which can have effects on memory.
prescribing and monitoring are not working, referral to a geriatric psychiatrist or a behavioral neurologist who specializes in Alzheimer's disease is warranted. ... Disturbing behaviors, such as hallucinations, delusions, and severe agitation, may
Perhaps you have heard the rather grim joke about how doctors don't know when to stop treating patients who no longer benefit. It goes somet...
Geriatric patients and mothers with children may call then. You will be dealing with people who reached on-call physicians the night before.
Most likely, it is expected that most primary care physicians will not use these codes frequently, except perhaps in geriatrics or oncology or during those occasional months when something significant is
Alayne Markland, ACP Member, assistant professor of medicine and geriatrics at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, tests the strength of women's pelvic muscles during their annual exam.“ Have them ... Markland, as reported in the April 2000 issue
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