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- Springer Publishing Company 2014; US$ 125.00
How do individuals perceive the experience of aging? Can this perception predict such developmental outcomes as functional health or mortality? The 35th volume of ARGG encompasses the most current and fruitful research findings about the subjective experience of aging and describes how they fit within a theoretical framework. It reflects a new and... more...
- Wiley 2014; US$ 107.50
Substance use and addiction is an increasing problem amongst older people. The identification of this problem is often more difficult in older patients and is frequently missed, particularly in the primary care context and in emergency departments, but also in a range of medical and psychiatric specialties. Substance Use and Older People shows... more...
- Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 40.99
People are living longer and the population over the age of 60 is burgeoning, with repercussions for health services and healthcare expenditure in developed countries. Crucially, disease aetiology, diagnosis, and treatment in older people differ from the general adult population. Older people often have complicated co-morbidities and respond to treatment... more...
- Kohlhammer Verlag 2014; US$ 119.35
Die adäquate Behandlung und Versorgung des alten Menschen erfordert komplexes Handeln an der Schnittstelle von Geriatrie, Gerontopsychiatrie und Gerontologie. Das interdisziplinäre Praxishandbuch bietet dem Leser eine systematische und praxisnahe Zusammenfassung des für die Diagnostik, Differenzialdiagnostik, Therapie und Versorgungsplanung relevanten... more...
- Springer 2014; US$ 189.00
Disaster Preparedness for Seniors: A Comprehensive Guide for Healthcare Professionals outlines specific disaster scenarios for homebound, community, hospitalized, long term care, homeless and aged veterans. Chapters are written by a diverse group of authors, all of whom offer insight and expertise in training healthcare professionals in preparing for... more...
- Springer 2014; US$ 129.00
Evidence pertaining to continual violence throughout the life cycle coupled with the experience of growing old in a life permeated by intimate violence is scarce. And the focus is usually on the victims ? usually, the older, battered women ? and seldom on their aging partners or adult children who were part and parcel of the violent dynamics in the... more...
- Springer 2014; US$ 229.00
In recent years, the aim of research on aging has shifted from prolonging life to fostering healthy and cognitively robust old age.?In order to improve the quality of life of older people, we need to better understand cognitive aging as well as bodily aging.?Health and Cognition in Old Age assembles the cream of research across varied medical, mental... more...
- Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 144.99
Dementia: Comprehensive Principles and Practice is a clinically-oriented book designed for clinicians, scientists, and other health professionals involved in the diagnosis, management, and investigation of disease states causing dementia. A "who's who" of internationally-recognized experts contribute chapters emphasizing a multidisciplinary... more...
- Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 97.99
Psychological assessment is practiced in wide-ranging settings to address the varied clinical and administrative needs of veteran populations. Such assessment blends record review, clinical interviews of the veteran and collateral sources of information, behavioral observations, and psychological testing. This book promotes the care and well-being... more...