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Geriatrics

  • The End of Memoryby Jay Ingram

    Ebury Publishing 2016; US$ 19.73

    It has been called ?the plague of the 21st century? for its dramatic increase in numbers and the challenge it poses to health care. There are no effective treatments, merely a few drugs that promise only short-lived results. For centuries, those afflicted by Alzheimer's disease have been robbed of their memories and ability to think clearly; while... more...

  • Treatment and Management of Cancer in the Elderlyby Hyman B. Muss; Carrie P. Hunter; Karen A. Johnson

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 209.95

    Building upon the strengths of the popular reference, Cancer in the Elderly, this guide outlines novel approaches in the identification and management of cancer in geriatric populations by world-renowned experts on the topic. Presenting new trends and strategies in surgery, radiation therapy, and chemotherapy, this source presents a multidisciplinary... more...

  • Long-Term Management of Dementiaby Douglas Scharre

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 132.95

    With people living longer, dementia is now at the forefront of medical research. In answer to this changing trend, Long-Term Management of Dementia presents a stand-alone resource for diagnosis, treatment, and management issues for the patient suffering from this debilitating disease. Topics covered include: Social, legal, economic, and ethical... more...

  • Healthcare Sensor Networksby Daniel Tze Huei Lai; Marimuthu Palaniswami; Rezaul Begg

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 185.95

    Healthcare sensor networks (HSNs) now offer the possibility to continuously monitor human activity and physiological signals in a mobile environment. Such sensor networks may be able to reduce the strain on the present healthcare workforce by providing new autonomous monitoring services ranging from simple user-reminder systems to more advanced monitoring... more...

  • Molecular Basis of Nutrition and Agingby Marco Malavolta; Eugenio Mocchegiani

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 130.00

    Molecular Basis of Nutrition and Aging: A Volume in the Molecular Nutrition Series focuses on the nutritional issues associated with aging and the important metabolic consequences of diet, nutrition, and health. The book is subdivided into four parts that reflect the impact of nutrition from a biomolecular level to individual health. In Part... more...

  • On-Call Geriatric Psychiatryby Ana Hategan; James A. Bourgeois; Calvin H. Hirsch

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 129.00

    This text covers basic principles and practice of on-call psychiatric care in the geriatric patient in various medical settings. It compiles the most likely complaints and provides assessment and management tools for each situation. Written and edited by expert geriatric psychiatrists, emergency psychiatrists, consultation/liaison psychiatrists, geriatricians,... more...

  • New Directions in Geriatric Medicineby Lee Ann Lindquist

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 79.99

    This book is designed to present the clinical geriatric trends within general internal medicine and family practice, which practitioners often encounter in caring for their older adult patients. Chapters focus on increasingly difficult clinical decisions that practitioners have to make in caring for older adults, who often experience... more...

  • Molecular Mechanisms of Skin Aging and Age-Related Diseasesby Taihao Quan

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 199.95

    Our skin changes as we age. It becomes thinner and loses fat, making it less plump and smooth. Clinically, aged skin is characterized by wrinkles, sagging, age spots and dryness. Emphasizing laboratory and clinical research, this book comprehensively describes the molecular mechanisms of human skin-aging and age-related skin diseases. This includes... more...

  • Neurodegenerative Disordersby Orla Hardiman; Colin P. Doherty; Marwa Elamin; Peter Bede

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 109.00

    This new edition provides an accessible guide to the commonest neurodegenerative diseases, outlining the main clinical features, treatment options and outcomes of the conditions most frequently encountered in clinical practice. Beginning with an overview of the general principles that underlie degeneration, and the contribution of established and... more...

  • Barrett?s Esophagusby Douglas Pleskow; Tolga Erim

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 140.00

    Barrett?s Esophagus: Emerging Evidence for Improved Clinical Practice is a comprehensive reference on the treatment and new imaging modalities of Barrett?s Esophagus for researchers, clinicians, and scholars. Each chapter is composed from the perspective of investigators who summarize the data as well as the reasoning behind why those studies were... more...