Geriatrics

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Contemporary Issues In Gerontology: Promoting Positive Ageing
Allen & Unwin (2005)
CA$32.72

The aged population of the developed world is dramatically and increasingly outnumbering the young....

Brain Longevity: The Breakthrough Medical Program that Improves Your Mind and Memory

Brain Longevity

The Breakthrough Medical Program that Improves Your Mind and Memory

CA$8.99

In the tradition of Andrew Weil's bestseller Spontaneous Healing, and aimed at the 78 million baby...

Guide to the Psychiatry of Old Age
CA$55.31

Succinct guide, providing an up-to-date summary of existing knowledge, best practice and future...

ABC of Hypertension
Wiley (2008)
CA$55.76

Hypertension is a condition which affects millions of people worldwide and its treatment greatly...

Falls in Older People: Risk Factors and Strategies for Prevention

Falls in Older People

Risk Factors and Strategies for Prevention

CA$57.05

Covering epidemiology, evidence-based risk assessment and falls-prevention strategies, this book...

The Forgetting: Alzheimer's: Portrait of an Epidemic

The Forgetting

Alzheimer's: Portrait of an Epidemic

NATIONAL BESTSELLER A powerfully engaging, scrupulously researched, and deeply empathetic narrative...

Gerontechnology: Growing Old in a Technological Society

Gerontechnology

Growing Old in a Technological Society

CA$64.06

Aging does not occur in isolation but is a reflection of societal attitudes and resulting practical...

Aging with Grace: What the Nun Study Teaches Us About Leading Longer, Healthier, and More Meaningful Lives

Aging with Grace

What the Nun Study Teaches Us About Leading Longer, Healthier, and More Meaningful Lives

In 1986 Dr. David Snowdon, one of the world’s leading experts on Alzheimer’s disease, embarked on a...

Falls in Older People: Risk Factors and Strategies for Prevention

Falls in Older People (2nd ed.)

Risk Factors and Strategies for Prevention

CA$90.60

This second edition, published in 2007, examines the studies of risk factors and prevention...

Withholding and Withdrawing Life-prolonging Medical Treatment: Guidance for Decision Making
Wiley (2008)
CA$60.29

An authoritative book on one of the most fundamental and contentious issues for health care...