Geriatrics

Download Annual Review of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Volume 14, by M. Powell Lawton PhD, Jeanne A. Teresi EdD PhD PDF

By M. Powell Lawton PhD, Jeanne A. Teresi EdD PhD

This quantity evaluates quite a number evaluation measures in regards to older adults. The professional members deal with themes equivalent to review of future health, practical incapacity (ADLs), psychological agility, getting older and character, melancholy, and discomfort. whereas the tools themselves are available from different resources, this e-book discusses the suitability, strengths, and weaknesses of varied measures and provides present details at the swiftly altering, state of the art evaluate expertise.

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Download The Old Age Psychiatry Handbook: A Practical Guide by Joanne Rodda, Niall Boyce, Zuzana Walker PDF

By Joanne Rodda, Niall Boyce, Zuzana Walker

The outdated Age Psychiatry instruction manual presents a complete yet concise evaluate of psychiatric, scientific and sensible concerns that could come up in the speciality. The publication is written in a simple assimilated layout, perfect to be used within the health center and at the ward.The previous Age Psychiatry guide contains chapters on easy historical past and psychological kingdom exam, particular psychiatric syndromes and prescribing for aged psychiatric sufferers. It additionally discusses the social and criminal concerns confronted by way of overall healthiness care practitioners, sufferers, and their family, together with psychological potential, monetary entitlements and location. The e-book is a compact “pocket guide”, with info sincerely displayed in concise tables and packing containers observed by way of extra element in the text.Written by means of medical professionals operating in previous age psychiatry, this advisor is an vital reference device for F1/F2 grades, Senior condo officials in education, normal Practitioners, group psychiatric nurses and different participants of the multidisciplinary team. It is usually of use in training for the MRCPsych examinations.

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Download The neuropsychiatry of Alzheimer's disease and related by Jeffrey L. Cummings PDF

By Jeffrey L. Cummings

content material: Neuropsychiatry of dementing issues --
Neuropsychiatric evaluate of sufferers with dementia --
Alzheimer's disorder --
Dementia with Lewy our bodies --
Parkinson's ailment and comparable parkinsonian syndromes --
Vascular dementia --
Frontotemporal lobar degeneration --
Creutzfeldt-Jakob illness and different prion issues --
Neurobiology of neuropsychiatric indicators in dementias --
administration of neuropsychiatric elements of dementia.

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Download Intimate Violence Across the Lifespan: Interpersonal, by Tova Band-Winterstein, Zvi Eisikovits PDF

By Tova Band-Winterstein, Zvi Eisikovits

Evidence touching on continuous violence through the existence cycle coupled with the event of ageing in a lifestyles permeated through intimate violence is scarce. And the point of interest is mostly at the sufferers ─ frequently, the older, battered ladies ─ and infrequently on their getting older companions or grownup youngsters who have been half and parcel of the violent dynamics within the kin process. With the rise in sturdiness and the older population’s next development in measurement, the variety of aged dwelling and getting older in long-lasting conflictive relationships is at the rise.

The particularly severe preoccupation with elder abuse within the gerontological literature lately has now not in particular addressed long term intimate violence one of the outdated adults and its lasting effects. equally, the literature on intimate intergenerational relationships in previous age has often considering normative exchanges among companions and their nuclear family, together with their grownup kids. as a result, conflictive relationships, and especially violent ones, have additionally fallen outdoors the scope of this physique of study. This quantity describes and analyzes many of the views of relations referring to lifestyles, and especially outdated age, within the shadow of long term intimate violence. It explores how humans make feel out of dwelling and getting older in violence, how interpersonal, familial and cross-generational relationships are perceived and reconstructed and the way “we-ness” is accomplished, if in any respect, in such families.

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Download Infectious Causes of Cancer: Targets for Intervention by James J. Goedert PDF

By James J. Goedert

James J. Goedert and a workforce of best experimental and scientific researchers supply serious, integrating surveys of these viruses, micro organism, and parasites which are referred to now to play an enormous position in cancer-work that opens the best way towards novel healing ambitions. The individuals specialize in 5 kinds of human carcinogenic infection-herpesviruses, retroviruses, papillomaviruses, hepatitis viruses, and H. pylori-and evaluation intensive the linked malignancies, in addition to how those new diagnostic and healing applied sciences could be carried out. state of the art and cross-disciplinary, Infectious reasons of melanoma: pursuits for Intervention presents scientific oncologists and infectious ailment experts, in addition to scientific researchers, with insightful reports of melanoma induction through infectious illnesses and the excessive promise of heavily exact new therapeutics and vaccines.

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Download Neuropsychiatric Symptoms of Cognitive Impairment and by Ana Verdelho, Manuel Gonçalves-Pereira PDF

By Ana Verdelho, Manuel Gonçalves-Pereira

This e-book is an up to date, finished assessment of the neuropsychiatry of other sorts of cognitive impairment via lively gurus within the box. there's an emphasis on diagnostic and administration concerns. Cognitive impairment either with and with no standards for dementia is roofed. A severe appraisal of the methodological facets and obstacles of the present study at the neuropsychiatry of cognitive impairment and dementia is incorporated. Unanswered questions and controversies are addressed. Non-pharmacological and pharmacological facets of administration are mentioned, to supply strong details on drug dosages, unintended effects and interplay, so that it will let the reader to regulate those sufferers extra effectively. Illustrative instances supply genuine lifestyles eventualities which are clinically proper and interesting to learn.

Neuropsychiatric signs of Cognitive Impairment and Dementia is geared toward neurologists, psychiatrists, gerontologists, and normal physicians. it is going to even be of curiosity to extensive care medical professionals, psychologists and neuropsychologists, study and expert nurses, scientific researchers and methodologists.

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Download HANDBOOK OF DEMENTIA Psychological, Neurological,and by Peter A. Lichtenberg PDF

By Peter A. Lichtenberg

Huge, interdisciplinary consultant to knowing diagnosing, and treating dementia and its comparable health problems and prerequisites. presents really expert wisdom in regards to the mental, neurological, and psychiatric elements of dementia, together with etiology and analysis, overview instruments, remedies, and comorbidities. additionally addresses multicultural matters. DNLM: Dementia.

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Download Bioactive Food as Dietary Interventions for the Aging by Ronald Ross Watson, Victor R. Preedy PDF

By Ronald Ross Watson, Victor R. Preedy

Bioactive nutrients as nutritional Interventions for the getting older Population presents medical proof of the influence bioactive meals could have within the prevention and mediation of age comparable illnesses. Written by way of specialists from all over the world, this quantity presents vital details that may not basically help in therapy treatments, yet motivate learn and new paintings concerning this area.

  • Focuses at the function of bioactive meals in addressing continual stipulations linked to getting older and senescence
  • Important details for constructing learn in this swiftly becoming inhabitants representing an more and more major monetary burden
  • Documents meals that could impact metabolic syndrome and methods the linked details should be used to appreciate different illnesses, which percentage universal etiological pathways.

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Download Leistungsbalance für Leitende Ärzte: Selbstmanagement, by Jens Hollmann, Angela Geissler PDF

By Jens Hollmann, Angela Geissler

Perspektiven für Gestalter!

Wenn wir davon ausgehen müssen, dass die wachsenden Anforderungen an Leitende Ärzte und die Arbeitsverdichtung erst den Beginn eines Zyklus markieren und keineswegs sein Ende, wird deutlich, dass es Werkzeuge und Techniken braucht, um die verantwortungsvolle place auch in Zukunft erfolgreich gestalten zu können. Drei Aspekte sind besonders relevant.

Standortbestimmung Klinik
- Stressoren am Arbeitsplatz
- Die Stanford-Formel

Standortbestimmung Arzt
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Der Präsentismus-Faktor
- Die Gratifikationskrise
- Typologien des Erfolgs

Ressourcen zur Leistungsbalance
- Zeit- und Selbstmanagement
- Mentale Strategien für Stress-Resistenz
- Denk- und Handlungsmuster erkennen und positiv transformieren
- Techniken für eine wirksame Selbstregulation

MIT
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Checklisten
- Selbst-Tests
- Interviews: Chefärzte eröffnen Perspektiven für die Leistungsbalance

„Dieses Buch hilft mit einem innovativen Ansatz ärztlichen Führungskräften, sich neue Perspektiven zu erschließen!“
Dr. med. Jörg Ansorg, Hauptgeschäftsführer des Berufsverbandes Deutscher Chirurgen

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Download Strength training past 50 by Wayne Westcott PDF

By Wayne Westcott

''Strength education has a variety of benefits for the lively grownup, together with better athletic functionality; lowered danger of affliction; and diminished signs of arthritis, diabetes, and osteoporosis. power education prior 50 has every little thing you must commence having fun with those advantages or to jump-start your present regimen: sixty three workouts for either unfastened weights and machines; 14 exercise routine plans for expanding measurement, persistence, and Read more...

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