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You are currently browsing 31–40 of 77 new and published books in the subject of Geriatric Nursing — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. Handbook of Dementing Illnesses, Second Edition

    Edited by John Morris, James E. Galvin, David M. Holtzman

    Series: Neurological Disease and Therapy

    An up-to-date survey of the major dementing disorders, this guide provides the most recent clinical, epidemiological, and neurodiagnostic information related to the care and treatment of dementing illnesses-addressing subjects of vital importance such as ethics, neuropsychology, neuroimaging, and...

    Published June 12th 2006 by CRC Press

  2. Clinical Management of the Elderly Patient in Pain

    Edited by Gary McCleane, Howard Smith

    Up-to-date information on pain management—including options to consider when conventional treatment is ineffective Providing effective treatment for pain-especially to elderly clients-can be a vexing problem for even the most knowledgeable clinician. In Clinical Management of the Elderly...

    Published May 10th 2006 by CRC Press

  3. Quick Cognitive Screening for Clinicians

    Clock-drawing and Other Brief Tests

    By Kenneth I. Shulman, Anthony Feinstein

    Cognitive screening tests are essential instruments for clinicians working with patients suffering from dementias, brain injury, multiple sclerosis and many other neurological and neuropsychiatric disorders. This authoritative book highlights the importance of early detection, focusing on those...

    Published April 19th 2006 by CRC Press

  4. Treatment and Management of Cancer in the Elderly

    Edited by Hyman B. Muss, Carrie P. Hunter, Karen A. Johnson

    Series: Basic and Clinical Oncology

    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...

    Published March 30th 2006 by CRC Press

  5. Postmenopausal Osteoporosis

    Hormones & Other Therapies

    Edited by Andrea R. Genazzani

    The book is the first major review of menopause-associated osteoporosis, post WHI. The book has in-depth sections on the pathogenesis, epidemiology, and diagnosis of osteoporosis. The chief focus is on medical prevention and treatment, and includes chapters on hormone replacement therapy,...

    Published January 16th 2006 by CRC Press

  6. Geriatric Otolaryngology

    Edited by Karen H. Calhoun, David E. Eibling

    Opening with a clear overview of the biology and demographics of aging, this text authoritatively summarizes the most recent knowledge on disorders of the ears, nose, paranasal sinuses, oral cavity, larynx, voice, throat, and neck in the geriatric population. With chapters by prominent leaders in...

    Published January 12th 2006 by CRC Press

  7. Geriatric Medicine for Old-Age Psychiatrists

    By Alistair Burns, Michael Horan

    This up-to-date digest of current medical problems will aid the reader in interpretation of investigations, which are increasingly requested. It provides guidance for the first line of management of patients. It is written primarily by an experienced geriatrician, informed by an old-age...

    Published December 19th 2005 by CRC Press

  8. Psychiatric Issues in Parkinson's Disease

    A Practical Guide

    Edited by Matthew Menza, Laura Marsh

    A practical guide to the management of various clinical issues seen in patients with Parkinson's Disease (PD), this text emphasizes the need for coordinated care between the various professionals, as well as between professionals and caregivers. Providing an update on current developments in the...

    Published November 28th 2005 by CRC Press

  9. Dementia with Lewy Bodies

    and Parkinson's Disease Dementia

    Edited by John O'Brien, David Ames, Ian McKeith, Edmond Chiu

    Filling a noticeable gap in the market for a new text solely focused on Dementia with Lewy Bodies, this book discusses cutting-edge topics covering the condition from diagnosis to management, as well as what is known about the neurobiological changes involved. With huge progress having been made...

    Published November 28th 2005 by CRC Press

  10. Trial Designs and Outcomes in Dementia Therapeutic Research

    By Kenneth Rockwood, Serge Gauthier

    Given the increased attention by clinicians, researchers and the pharmaceutical industry to the management and treatment of dementia not only in the elderly but also in increasingly younger populations, the demands for effective evidence-based pharmaceutical control of dementia and quantitative...

    Published November 22nd 2005 by CRC Press