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  • Developing Drug Products in an Aging Societyby Sven Stegemann

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 216.66

    This book aims to address the major aspects of future drug product development and therapy for older adults, giving practical guidance for the rational product and clinical development and prescribing of drug products to this ever growing segment of the population. With authors coming from key ?aging? markets such as Europe, the... more...

  • Topics in Biomedical Gerontologyby Pramod C. Rath; Ramesh Sharma; S. Prasad

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 163.30

    This book presents a collection of articles on various aspects of current research on aging. These include model systems, cellular, biochemical and molecular aspects of experimental aging research, as well as selected intervention studies on age-related diseases. Aging is a global challenge to human society. Children are always in a hurry to become... more...

  • Geriatrics for Specialistsby John R. Burton; Andrew G. Lee; Jane F. Potter

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 97.97

    This book focuses on the  circumstances  that lead to the marked increasedvulnerability of seniors and are most challenging to clinicians including thepresence of multiple chronic medical conditions, variable losses ofphysiological function, and heterogeneity among individuals.  Written bythe experts who lead the initiative to deliver... more...

  • Das QM-Handbuchby Simone Schmidt

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2016; US$ 32.01

    So erstellen Sie das ?Herzstück? Ihres Pflegedienstes Das Buch dient als Anleitung für ein gelungenes Qualitätsmanagement in Ihrem Pflegedienst. Schrittweise und anhand zahlreicher Beispielseiten wird die Erstellung eines QM-Handbuches erklärt. Die erfahrene Qualitätsmanagerin erläutert gesetzliche Anforderungen und wichtige Rahmenbedingungen für... more...

  • Ethnogeriatricsby Lenise Cummings-Vaughn; Dulce M. Cruz-Oliver

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 87.09

    This volume is divided into five parts and fifteen chapters that address these topics by examining ethnogeriatric foundations, research issues, clinical care in ethnogeriatrics, education and policy. Expertly written chapters, by practicing geriatricians, gerontologists, clinician researchers and clinician educators, present a systematic approach... more...

  • The Ageing Immune System and Healthby Valquiria Bueno; Janet Lord; Thomas Jackson

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 87.09

    The present book intends to provide an update on immunosenescence and how deficiencies in the immune system contribute to a higher susceptibility to infections, decline in organ function, reduced vaccination responses, age-related disease and the ageing process itself, negatively affecting longevity. Our focus is on the main changes in immune system... more...

  • Orthogeriatricsby Paolo Falaschi; David R. Marsh

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 87.09

    This book focuses on orthogeriatrics, a topic that has received little attention in the literature to date. As active members of the Fragility Fracture Network (FFN), the editors and most of the authors of this book have gathered all essential expertise on hip fracture management in a single volume. The 14 chapters provide a complete overview of how... more...

  • Gérontologieby Encyclopædia Universalis

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 4.99

    La gérontologie est la science du vieillissement. Son objet est l'étude des modalités et des causes des modifications que l'âge imprime au fonctionnement des êtres vivants, sur tous les plans (biologique, psychologique et social) et à tous les niveaux de complexité (molécule, cellule, organe, ... more...

  • Social Media für das erfolgreiche Krankenhausby Marc Däumler; Marcus M. Hotze

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2016; US$ 27.44

    Facebook oder Türschild? ? Beides! Souveräner und effizienter Umgang mit Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, Google+, Flickr, Xing ? zur Steigerung von Image und Bekanntheit. Der eigene Auftritt Schnell einrichten Professionell, effektiv und erfolgreich pflegen Welche Zielgruppen gibt es und wie werden diese angesprochen? Wie finde ich bei Bedarf... more...

  • Onkologische Chirurgie bei alten Patientenby Tobias Keck; Ulrich T. Hopt

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2016; US$ 50.31

    Systematisch und fundiert sind in diesem Buch die Besonderheiten dargestellt, die in der onkologischen Chirurgie bei alten Patienten zu berücksichtigen sind. Bereits bei der Indikationsstellung sind patientenspezifische und organspezifische Limitierungen zu beachten. Beim Therapiekonzept und dem chirurgisch-technischen Vorgehen können Modifikationen... more...