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Managing older people in primary care : a practical guide / edited by Margot Gosney, Tess Harris.

Gosney, Margot. (Added Author). Harris, Tess. (Added Author).

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Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) 618.97 MAN (Text) 30032010567532 ADULT NON-FICTION Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780199546589 (pbk.) :
  • ISBN: 0199546584 (pbk.) :
  • Physical Description: xii, 386 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: Oxford ; Oxford University Press, 2009.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction / Tess Harris -- Ageing / Christina Victor -- Clinical assessment / Shaun O'Keeffe -- Pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics / Vincent Riley, Tony Avery, and Stephen Jackson -- Cardiovascular disease / Stephanie Houlder ... [et al.] -- Stroke and transient ischaemic attack / Janice O'Connell, Michael Norton, and Christopher Gray -- Neurological problems / John Hindle and Catherine Hindle -- Respiratory problems / Stephen Allen and Patrick White -- Gastroenterology / Willie Hamilton and Keith Bodger -- Diabetes and endocrine problems / Simon Croxson and Roger Gadsby -- Haematological conditions / David Allsup and Michael Small -- Locomotor problems in older people / Nada Hassan and David Scott -- Falls and osteoporosis / Finbarr Martin and Denise Kendrick -- Kidney problems / Simon de Lusignan and John Feehally -- Ear, nose, and throat / Shaun Jackson and Andrew Swift -- Opthalmic problems / Mark Batterbury and Nicholas Cowland -- Dermatology / Maggie Kirkup and Diana Bloss -- Pressure ulceration and leg ulcers / Joseph Grey, Julie Stevens, and Keith Harding -- Incontinence / Brenda Roe and Asangaedem Akpan -- Urology / Peter Malone and Christopher Blick -- Gynaecological problems / Rajesh Varma -- Psychiatry / David Anderson and Jim George -- Ethical and legal issues / David Oliver -- Vulnerable adults / Margot Gosney -- Palliative care / Louise Robinson and Alexa Clark -- Care home medicine / Clive Bowman and Emma Bowman -- Rehabilitation and physical activity / Chris Turnbull and Steve Iliffe -- Social services, community care, and benefits / Paddy Goslyn and Garry Briggs -- The voluntary sector / Heather Mercer.
Summary, etc.:
Packed full of practical and down to earth advice for clinicians specialising in the care of older people, this book examines real problems that present on a day-to-day basis in the primary care environment.
Subject: Health Services for the Aged > organization & administration > Great Britain.
Aged > Great Britain.
Primary Health Care > methods > Great Britain.
Older people > Medical care.
Primary care (Medicine)

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