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Title Hazzard's geriatric medicine and gerontology.

Published New York : McGraw-Hill, [2009]


Location Call No. Status
Edition 6th edition / editors, Jeffrey B. Halter [and others].
Physical description 1 electronic text (xxviii, 1634 pages, [12] pages of plates) : illustrations (some color).
Series McGraw-Hill's AccessMedicine. Clinical library
McGraw-Hill's AccessMedicine. Clinical library.
Contents Part I. Principles of gerontology -- Part II. Principles of geriatrics -- Part III. Geriatric syndromes -- Part IV. Organ systems and diseases.
Biology of aging and longevity ; Genetics of age-dependent human disease ; Immunology and aging ; Inflammation and aging ; Demography and epidemiology ; International gerontology ; Psychosocial aspects of aging ; General principles of pharmacology ; Preventive gerontology: strategies for optimizing health across the life span ; Evaluation, management, and decision making with the older patient ; Principles of geriatric assessment ; Mental status and neurological examination in older adults ; Assessment of decisional capacity and competencies ; Principles of screening in older adults ; Health care system ; Transitions ; Acute hospital care ; Emergency department care ; Critical care ; Subacute care ; Nursing facility care ; Community-based long-term care and home care ; Rural aging ; Appropriate approach to prescribing ; Complementary and alternative medicine ; Team care ; Social work ; Self-management of health behavior in geriatric medicine ; Rehabilitation ; Pain management ; Palliative care ; Legal issues ; Spirituality ; Ethical issues ; Perioperative evaluation and management ; Anesthesia ; Surgical outcomes ; Nutrition and aging ; Weight and age: paradoxes and conundrums ; Malnutrition and enteral/parenteral alimentation ; Disorders of swallowing ; Oral cavity ; Assessment and rehabilitation of older adults with low vision ; Age-related changes in the auditory system ; Sex and gender across the human life span ; Menopause and midlife health changes ; Sexuality, sexual function, and the aging woman ; Gynecological disorders ; Sexuality, sexual function, androgen therapy, and the aging male ; Benign prostate disorders ; Aging and homeostatic regulation ; Frailty ; Delirium ; Falls ; Sleep disorders ; Dizziness ; Syncope ; Pressure ulcers ; Incontinence ; Elder mistreatment ; Cellular and neurochemical aspects of the aging human brain ; Cognitive changes associated with normal and pathological aging ; Psychoactive drug therapy ; Cerebrovascular disease ; Dementia including Alzheimer's disease ; Parkinson's disease and related disorders ; Other neurodegenerative disorders ; Traumatic brain injury ; Epilepsy ; Late-life mood disorders ; Schizophrenia ; General topics in geriatric psychiatry ; Management of agitation in dementia ; Effects of aging on cardiovascular structure and function ; Aging and atherosclerosis ; Coronary heart disease ; Valvular heart disease ; Heart failure ; Cardiac arrhythmias ; Peripheral vascular disease ; Hypertension ; Aging of the respiratory system ; Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ; Diffuse parenchymal lung disease ; Changes in kidney function ; Renal disease ; End-stage renal disease ; Disorders of fluid balance ; Effect of aging on gastrointestinal function ; Hepatic, biliary, and pancreatic disease ; Upper gastrointestinal disorders ; Common large intestinal disorders ; Constipation ; Oncology and aging: general principles ; Breast disease ; Prostate cancer ; Lung cancer ; Gastrointestinal malignancies ; Intracranial neoplasms ; Skin cancer ; Aging of the hematopoietic system ; Anemia ; White cell disorders ; Non-Hodgkin's and Hodgkin's lymphomas and myeloma ; Thrombosis ; Hemorrhagic disorders ; Aging of the endocrine system and selected endocrine disorders ; Thyroid diseases ; Diabetes mellitus ; Dyslipoproteinemia ; Hyperparathyroidism and paget's disease of bone ; Aging of the muscles and joints ; Biomechanics of mobility ; Exercise: physiological and functional effects ; Mobility ; Osteoarthritis ; Osteoporosis ; Hip fractures ; Myopathy, polymyalgia rheumatica, and temporal arteritis ; Rheumatoid arthritis and other autoimmune diseases ; Back pain and spinal stenosis ; Primary considerations in managing the older patient with foot problems ; Fibromyalgia and myofascial pain syndromes ; Infection in the elderly ; General principles of antimicrobial selection ; Pneumonia ; Urinary tract infections ; Human immunodeficiency virus infection ; Herpes zoster ; Influenza and respiratory syncytial virus.
Notes Print version c2009.
Rev. ed. of: Principles of geriatric medicine and gerontology / editors, William R. Hazzard ... [et al.]. 5th ed. c2003.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Other formats Also issued in print.
Notes Description based on cover image and table of contents, viewed on October 21, 2009.
Other author Hazzard, William R., 1936-
Halter, Jeffrey B.
Ouslander, Joseph G.
Tinetti, Mary E.
Studenski, Stephanie.
High, Kevin P.
Asthana, Sanjay.
Woolard, Nancy F.
Gray, Leonard C.
Guiaraes, Renato Maia.
Wei-kang, Wu.
Vellas, Bruno.
Jonsson, Palmi V.
Kenny, Rose Anne.
Clarfield, A. Mark.
Bernabei, Roberto.
Ikegami, Naoki.
Westendorp, Rudi (Rudolf Gerardus Johannes), 1959-
Alonso, Francisco Javier Ortiz.
Winblad, Bengt.
Michel, Jean-Pierre.
Ford, Gary.
Afaq, Azhar.
Albert, Steven M.
Alexander, Neil B.
Ancoli-Israel, Sonia.
Anderson, Danielle L.
Anderson, Julia A. M.
Angus, Derek C.
Ashton-Miller, James A.
Bailey, James L.
Bakshi, Rajbir.
Barancin, Courtney.
Barczi, Steven.
Bates-Jensen, Barbara.
Bell, Susan M.
Benson, Mark.
Bernstein, Cheryl D.
Besdine, Richard W.
Birkmeyer, John D.
Blackman, Marc R.
Blaum, Caroline.
Blazer, Daniel G.
Blumenthal, Jacob B.
Bolon, Maureen.
Boult, Chad E.
Brach, Jennifer S.
Brawley, Lawrence R.
Brown, Cynthia J.
Brummel-Smith, Kenneth.
Buonanno, Ferdinand.
Carlsson, Cynthia M.
Carnes, Bruce A.
Carpenter, Iain G.
Chang, Annette M.
Chang, Julie E.
Charette, Susan L.
Chatta, Gurkamal S.
Chaves, Paulo H. M.
Cheng, Susan.
Cholerton, Brenna.
Christmas, Colleen.
Chun, Audrey.
Cohen, Harvey Jay.
Cohen-Zion, Mairav.
Coleman, Eric A.
Cooney, Leo M.
Craft, Suzanne.
Daaleman, Timothy J.
DelBono, Osvaldo.
Dennis, Mary Catherine.
Deo, Nikhila.
Drickamer, Margaret A.
DuBeau, Catherine E.
Dunkle, Ruth E.
Duque, Gustavo.
Edwards, Niloo M.
Enright, Paul L.
Enzinger, Peter C.
Ershler, William B.
Fahn, Stanley.
Fearing, Michael A.
Ferrell, Bruce A.
Ferrucci, Luigi.
Finlayson, Emily.
Flaherty, Ellen.
Flanders, Scott A.
Forsyth, Christina E.
Franceschi, Marilisa.
Fried, Linda P.
Fries, Brant E.
Fulmer, Terry.
Galvin, James.
Gambassi, Giovanni.
Gardner, Andrew W.
Gerson, Lowell W.
Gharacholou, Shahyar M.
Gill, Sudeep S.
Ginsberg, Jeffrey.
Gleason, Cary E.
Glick, Ronald M.
Goldberg, Andrew P.
Govidan, Ramaswamy.
Greenwald, David A.
Griebling, Tomas.
Grubeck-Loebenstein, Beatrix.
Gruenewald, David A.
Guralnik, Jack M.
Gurwitz, Jerry H.
Hall, Karen E.
Hanlon, Joseph T.
Harari, Danielle.
Harris, Tamara B.
Harwood, Rowan H. Robins.
Hassani, Sima R.
Hayashi, Jennifer.
Helfand, Arthur E.
Henrard, Jean Claude.
Hershman, Jerome M.
Hilmer, Sarah N.
Hind, Jacqueline.
Hirdes, John.
Husain, Mustafa M.
Hyer, Kathryn.
Inouye, Sharon K.
Jackson, Nadine A.
Jahangir, Arshad.
James, Brian D.
Johnson, Larry E.
Johnson, Sterling C.
Johnson, Theodore M.
Johnson, Timothy M.
Ju, Yvette L.
Jung, Mary E.
Justice, Amy C.
Kapp, Marshall B.
Karlawish, Jason H. T.
Katzel, Leslie I.
Kearon, Clive.
Kimmick, Gretchen G.
King, Mary B.
Kirkwood, Thomas B. L.
Kistler, J. Philip.
Kitzman, Dalane W.
Klepin, Heidi D.
Kohrt, Wendy M.
Kuchel, George A.
Lachs, Mark S.
Lai, James M.
Lee, Agnes Y. Y.
Leff, Bruce.
Leppik, Ilo E.
Lindau, Stacy Tessler.
Ling, Shari M.
Lipschitz, David A.
Liu, Xiao Ke.
LoConte, Noelle K.
Loeb, Mark B.
Loeser, Richard F.
Longo, Dan L.
Lucey, Michael.
Ludgate, Mathew W.
Lyles, Kenneth W.
Lyons, William L.
Magaziner, Jay.
Malani, Preeti N.
Maratchi, Leon S.
Marcantonio, Edward R.
Marrie, Thomas J.
Matsumoto, Alvin M.
Mattson, Mark P.
McClintock, Shawn M.
Milbrandt, Eric B.
Miller, Myron.
Miller Bruce.
Miller, Karen L.
Miller, Ram R.
Miller, Richard A.
Morgensztern, Daniel.
Morris, John N.
Morrison, R. Sean.
Murray, Suzanne B.
Muss, Hyman B.
Nakasato, Yuri R.
Nanda, Aman.
Newman, Anne B.
Nicolle, Lindsay E.
O'Donnell, Martin.
Onder, Graziano.
Orringer, Mark B.
Paniagua, Miguel A.
Pascualy, Marcella.
Patel, Sanjeevkumar R.
Peel, Claire.
Pei, Xiaomei.
Perry, Michael C.
Peskind, Elaine.
Petrie, Eric.
Peterson, Eric D.
Phelan, Elizabeth A.
Pienta, Kenneth J.
Pilotto, Alberto.
Podrazik, Paula M.
Pollock, Bruce G.
Powell, Bayard L.
Puglielli, Luigi.
Queenan, Kip E.
Rabins, Peter V.
Ranhoff, Annette Hylen.
Rao, Arati V.
Rapp, Keith L.
Rapp, Mary Pat.
Reger, Mark.
Rejeski, W. Jack.
Reuben, David B.
Rice, Justin C.
Rich, Michael W.
Robbins, Ian H.
Robbins, JoAnne.
Rochon, Paula.
Rooke, G. Alec.
Rosano, Caterina.
Rosen, Sonja.
Samuels, Mary H.
Sands, Jeff M.
Schacht, Jochen.
Schlanger, Lynn E.
Schmader, Kenneth E.
Schulz, Richard.
Schwartz, Robert S.
Semla, Todd P.
Sha, Su-Hua.
Shen, Win-Kuang.
Ship, Jonathan A.
Silverstein, Jeffrey H.
Sin, Don D.
Singhal, Aneesh Bhim.
Smith, Eric Edward.
Sorkin, John D.
Sowers, MaryFran R.
Steel, Knight.
Strauss, Sharon E.
Sullivan, Dennis H.
Supiano, Mark A.
Taffet, George E.
Talaska, Andra E.
Tenover, Joyce Lisa.
Thannickal, Victor J.
Toews, Galen B.
Troen, Bruce R.
Twersky, Jack I.
Unruh, Mark L.
Vaitkevicius, Peter V.
Valcour, Victor.
Wallace, Jeffrey I.
Walston, Jeremy D.
Walter, Louise C.
Wang, Lucy Y.
Wang, Timothy S.
Watson, Gale R.
Weber, Stephen G.
Weinberger, Birgit.
Weiner, Debra K.
Weiskopf, Daniela.
Whelan, Chad.
Wiggins, Jocelyn.
Wilber, Scott T.
Wright, Aaron Van.
Yende, Sachin.
Yung, Raymond.
Yurkofsky, Mark.
Zieman, Susan J.
Subject Geriatrics.
Electronic books.
Internet resources.
Variant Title Geriatric medicine and gerontology
Other uniform title Principles of geriatric medicine and gerontology.
ISBN 9780071488723 (print)