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Geriatrics

  • Gesunde Ernährung ab 60by Dr. Andrea Flemmer

    humboldt 2015; US$ 17.27

    Drehen Sie die biologische Uhr zurück! Fast 30 % der Deutschen sind 60 Jahre oder älter. Alle wichtigen Ernährungsregeln verständlich und auf dem neuesten Stand der Forschung. Die richtige Ernährung für eine junge Haut und das Halten des Wunschgewichts. Extra: Alle wichtigen vorbeugende Untersuchungen ab 60. more...

  • Geriatric Depressionby Gary J. Kennedy

    Guilford Publications 2015; US$ 35.00

    Written for a broad range of mental health professionals, this book explains why depression can be challenging to treat in older adults and describes the most effective interventions. Noted geriatric psychiatrist Gary J. Kennedy draws on extensive clinical experience and research to present current best practices in pharmacotherapy, psychotherapy,... more...

  • GOÄ 2015by Peter M. Hermanns; Gert Filler; Bärbel Roscher

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2015; US$ 69.99

    Gute Leistung muss gut bezahlt werden Kommentierung der einzelnen Leistungen Abrechenbarkeit Steigerungssätze Mögliche Ausschlüsse Aktuelle Gerichtsurteile Praktische Abrechnungstipps und -beispiele mit Analogen Bewertungen gemäß GOÄ §6 (2), Auslegungshinweisen und Beschlüssen, u.a. von BÄK und des Zentralen Konsultationsausschusses... more...

  • Essential Tremor in Clinical Practiceby Abdul Qayyum Rana; Kelvin L. Chou

    Springer International Publishing 2015; US$ 59.99

    This practical, concise guide discusses how to distinguish different types of tremor and make the diagnosis of essential tremor.  Written in an easy-to-read format, this book summarises other conditions that may be confused with essential tremor and details all current treatment options for this condition, including medications, surgery and non-invasive... more...

  • Nutrition, Exercise and Epigenetics: Ageing Interventionsby Byung Pal Yu

    Springer International Publishing 2015; US$ 189.00

    This book focuses on the three most important aspects of ageing research: nutrition, physical exercise and epigenetics. The contributors discuss ways that age-related epigenetic imprints such as DNA methylation and histone acetylation are modified by these two interventions. The emphasis on epigenetics helps to illuminate the underlying mechanisms... more...

  • Our Aging Bodiesby Gary F. Merrill

    Rutgers University Press 2015; US$ 24.95

    Our Aging Bodies provides a clear, scientifically based explanation of what happens to all the major organ systems and bodily processes as people age. Throughout the book, Gary F. Merrill weaves in personal anecdotes and stories that help clarify and reinforce the facts and principles of the underlying scientific processes and explanations. Accessible... more...

  • Social Policy for an Aging Societyby Carole B. Cox

    Springer Publishing Company 2015; US$ 60.00

    As people age, they are at increased risk of having their basic human rights threatened or violated. When age is perceived as incompetence, , it can easily lead to discrimination that impacts human rights. Based on the premise that social policy must reflect human rights principles, this graduate-level textbook views the challenges associated with... more...

  • Foods and Dietary Supplements in the Prevention and Treatment of Disease in Older Adultsby Ronald Ross Watson

    Elsevier Science 2015; US$ 150.00

    Foods and Dietary Supplements in the Prevention and Treatment of Disease in Older Adults focuses on the ways in which food and dietary supplements affect the major health problems of aging adults. Researchers in nutrition, diet, epidemiology, and aging studies, as well as healthcare providers who work with elderly patients will use this comprehensive... more...

  • Smart Homesby Nagender Kumar Suryadevara; Subhas Chandra Mukhopadhyay

    Springer International Publishing 2015; US$ 179.00

    The book addresses issues towards the design and development of Wireless Sensor Network based Smart Home and fusion of Real-Time Data for Wellness Determination of an elderly person living alone in a Smart Home. The fundamentals of selection of sensor, fusion of sensor data, system design, modelling, characterizations, experimental investigations... more...

  • Endothelial Cell Plasticity in the Normal and Injured Central Nervous Systemby Esperanza Meléndez Herrera; Bryan V. Phillips-Farfán; Gabriel Gutiérrez Ospina

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 129.95

    This book is designed to highlight the importance of endothelial cells as key players in the functioning of the nervous system under both normal and pathological conditions. The book demonstrates that endothelial cells are an essential and dynamic cell population in the central nervous system, with multiple and complex roles, not only in the maintenance... more...