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  1. DHEA in Human Health and Aging

    Edited by Ronald Ross Watson

    Reduced production of DHEA associated with the diseases that accompany aging has led to its use as a nutritional supplement for antiaging, metabolic support, and other purposes. While animal studies have clearly shown substantial benefits of DHEA in combating various disease states, the effect of...

    Published July 21st 2011 by CRC Press

  2. Diet and Nutrition in Palliative Care

    Edited by Victor R. Preedy

    Optimal terminal and palliative care requires consideration of the patient and family unit as well as cultural and religious sensitivities. The patient’s well being in terms of mobility, anxiety, stress, social interaction, and pain control needs expert focus and attention. Furthermore, there is an...

    Published May 23rd 2011 by CRC Press

  3. Dementia, 4th Edition

    By David Ames, Alistair Burns, John O'Brien

    Winner of the BMA 2011 book awards: psychiatry categoryWinner of the Australian Journal of Ageing book of the year awardThis definitive work on dementia and related disorders has been fully updated and revised to reflect recent advances in this fast-moving field. The incidence of dementia...

    Published November 25th 2010 by CRC Press

  4. Long-Term Management of Dementia

    Edited by Douglas Scharre

    Series: Neurological Disease and Therapy

    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...

    Published November 11th 2010 by CRC Press

  5. ESMO Handbook of Cancer in the Senior Patient

    Edited by Dirk Schrijvers, Matti Aapro, Branko Zakotnik, Riccardo Audisio, Hendrik van Halteren, Hurria Arti

    Series: European Society for Medical Oncology Handbooks

    The incidence of cancer in senior patients has been increasing worldwide. This book reflects the state of the art in the management of senior adults with cancer. The contributors discuss epidemiology, evaluation, surgical and radiotherapy treatment, hormonal and cytotoxic treatment, and specific...

    Published May 19th 2010 by CRC Press

  6. Mood Disorders in Later Life, Second Edition

    Edited by James E. Ellison, Helen H. Kyomen, Sumer Verma

    Series: Medical Psychiatry Series

    Mood Disorders in Later Life examines the spectrum of mood disorders in older adults, focusing on major and nonmajor depressive disorders, bipolar disorder (manic and depressive phases), depression with psychotic features, and vascular depression. In depth discussions of diagnosis and treatment...

    Published December 11th 2008 by CRC Press

  7. Handbook of Nutrition in the Aged, Fourth Edition

    Edited by Ronald Ross Watson

    Series: Modern Nutrition

    Detailed Review of Nutritional Therapies Used to Combat Elderly Health Issues The combination of the aging baby-boomer generation and their increased longevity has been fortunately met with increased research and greater understanding of health promotion and disease prevention in the elderly....

    Published October 19th 2008 by CRC Press

  8. Geriatric Sleep Medicine

    Edited by Alon Y. Avidan, Cathy Alessi

    Series: Sleep Disorders

    Geared toward sleep specialists, neurologists, geriatricians, and psychiatrists, Geriatric Sleep Medicine presents the most current medical research for the diagnosis and management of sleep disorders in the older patient. Focused on the prevention of chronic geriatric sleep disorders, this...

    Published September 23rd 2008 by CRC Press

  9. HIV and Aging

    Edited by Sharon Dian Lee

    More than two decades into the global HIV epidemic, many HIV positive patients who have access to antiretroviral medications are graying. These patients and their clinicians now face another set of complex health issues related to aging. HIV and Aging examines the known effects of HIV and HIV...

    Published March 26th 2008 by CRC Press

  10. Rapid Review of Medicine in Old Age

    By Michael Vassallo, Stephen Allen

    Series: Medical Rapid Review Series

    This book has two main purposes: formative case analysis and self-assessment of medicine in old age. It presents clinicians with a series of cases on which to base discussion of the investigation and management of patients. It also provides the trainee, or established doctor, with a medium to help...

    Published December 26th 2007 by CRC Press