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Case Studes in Medicine for the Elderly

by S.C. Allen

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Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • problems,
  • Medical,
  • Geriatrics,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • Gerontology,
  • Medical / Geriatrics,
  • Case studies

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8280217M
    ISBN 100852006985
    ISBN 109780852006986
    OCLC/WorldCa15415007

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Case Studes in Medicine for the Elderly. Authors: Allen, S.C., Fairweather, D.S., Brocklehurst, J.C. Case Studes in Medicine for the Elderly (Paperback) Average rating: 0 out of 5 stars, based on 0 reviews Write a review S C Allen; D S Fairweather; J C Brocklehurst. This case-based approach to geriatric medicine is suitable for all health professionals and trainees who provide care for the elderly, including interns, residents, geriatric fellows, physicians in practice, and nurse practitioners.

Illustrated with more than 40 cases based on the authors Author: Judith C. Ahronheim, Zheng-Bo Huang, Vincent Yen, Christina Davitt, David Barile. At pages, the book can easily be read cover to cover during a four week rotation. It covered all of the major medical (including psychiatric) and social issues that commonly come up while seeing geriatric patients.

Each chapter begins with a case, asks you questions about the case, and then discusses the by: 1. Case Studies - Our Pregnant Daughter Didn’t Want This. Twenty-nine-year-old Janet and her husband Jack were driving home from her ob-gyn appointment when tragedy struck.

Another driver, elderly and distracted by an incoming text message, ran a red light and T-boned Janet and Jack’s Mini-Cooper. Both young people sustained severe injuries. This book describes the key features of high quality care for frail elderly patients in acute hospital settings.

With chapters on assessment and the characteristic non-specific ways that patients tend to present (such as 'confusion', 'collapse query cause' /5(7). The case study approach allows in-depth, multi-faceted explorations of complex issues in their real-life settings. The value of the case study approach is well Case Studes in Medicine for the Elderly book in the fields of business, law and policy, but somewhat less so in health services research.

Based on our experiences of conducting several health-related case studies, we reflect on the different types. Elder care is an issue that is growing in most industrialized nations. Due to technological advances and changing demographics, there is greater need for social services and medical care for seniors.

The number of seniors in society is increasing as is the proportion of the elderly to the general population.

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CHAPTER NINE Case studies in care of the elderly Jennifer Nitz, Susan Hourigan Case study 1: Colles’ Fracture from a Fall Case study 2: Bilateral Osteoarthritis in Knees Case study 3: Palliative Care – Working in Community as Part of a Community Palliative Care Team Case study 4: Post-operative Hemicolectomy Case.

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Illustrated with more than 40 cases based on the authors' experience in clinical practice, the examples range from the healthy elderly to. Case Description: When reporting the case, follow the basic rules of medical communication; describe in sequence the history, physical examination, investigative studies, and the patient's progress and outcome.

The trick is to be complete without obscuring the essence of the case with irrelevant details. Geriatrics, or geriatric medicine, is a specialty that focuses on health care of elderly people.

It aims to promote health by preventing and treating diseases and disabilities in older is no set age at which patients may be under the care of a geriatrician, or geriatric physician, a physician who specializes in the care of elderly people.

Rather, this decision is determined by Significant diseases: Dementia, arthritis, palliative. Mail your case studies, along with a note stating your preference for the free book, to: Clinical Diabetes Case Studies, American Diabetes Association, Attn: Stacey Wages, N.

Beauregard St., Alexandria, VAor e-mail them to [email protected]   Yes that’s correct; it’s not a typo. A recent study has demonstrated that a higher total cholesterol level is associated with a lower risk of death from cancer and non-cardiovascular (heart attacks and stroke) disease in older healthy adults (over 55 years of age).

Researchers studied older people (age range, 55–99). At the beginning of the study, the average. The prevalence of tobacco use in the elderly in the present study is much higher than in other studies.[7,9] This lifestyle factor puts the elderly at greater risk for most non-communicable diseases.

Tobacco cessation campaigns among the elderly should be worthwhile, because tobacco cessation is beneficial in chronic users also. This book describes the key features of high quality care for frail elderly patients in acute hospital settings.

With chapters on assessment and the characteristic non-specific ways that patients tend to present (such as 'confusion', 'collapse query cause'. Cohort, cross sectional, and case-control studies are collectively referred to as observational studies. Often these studies are the only practicable method of studying various problems, for example, studies of aetiology, instances where a randomised controlled trial might be unethical, or if the condition to be studied is rare.

Cohort studies are used to study Cited by: Falls in the Elderly ~ Case Study~ FEBRUARY Acknowledgments: Funding for the Care for Elders modules was made possible by the Special Population Funds, through the UBC Faculty of Medicine. For information on other modules please contact: Dr.

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