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Brocklehurst's textbook of geriatric medicine and gerontology / [edited by] Howard M. Fillit, Kenneth Rockwood, Kenneth Woodhouse.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Philadelphia, PA : Saunders/Elsevier, c2010.
Εdition:
7th ed.
Description:
xxviii, 1119 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Series:
Expert consult. Online and print. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
  • Sect. I. Gerontology -- 1. Introduction: Aging, Frailty, and Geriatric Medicine / Howard M. Fillit, Kenneth Rockwood and Kenneth Woodhouse -- 2. The Epidemiology of Aging / Norman Vetter -- 3. The Future of Old Age / Kenneth G. Manton -- Biological Gerontology -- 4. Evolution Theory and the Mechanisms of Aging / Thomas B. L. Kirkwood -- 5. Methodological Problems of Research in Older People / Antony Bayer -- 6. Biology of Aging / Huber R. Warner, Felipe Sierra and LaDora V. Thompson -- 7. Genetic Mechanisms of Aging / Chao-Qiang Lai, Laurence D. Parnell and Jose M. Ordovas -- 8. Cellular Mechanisms of Aging / Robert Santer -- 9. Physiology of Aging / Edward J. Masoro -- 10. A Clinico-Mathematical Model of Aging / Kenneth Rockwood and Arnold Mitnitski -- 11. The Premature Aging Syndrome Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria: Insights Into Normal Aging / Leslie B. Gordon -- Medical Gerontology -- 12. Connective Tissues and Aging / Nicholas A. Kefalides and Zahra Ziaie -- 13. Clinical Immunology: Immune Senescence and the Acquired Immune Deficiency of Aging / Mohan K. Tummala, Dennis D. Taub and William B. Ershler -- 14. Effects of Aging on the Cardiovascular System / Susan E. Howlett -- 15. Age-Related Changes in the Respiratory System / Gwyneth A. Davies and Charlotte E. Bolton -- 16. Neurologic Signs in the Elderly / Rawan Tarawneh and James E. Galvin -- 17. Geriatric Gastroenterology: Overview / Richard C. Feldstein, Robert E. Tepper and Seymour Katz -- 18. Aging of the Urinary Tract / Phillip P. Smith and George A. Kuchel -- 19. Bone and Joint Aging / Celia L. Gregson -- 20. Aging and the Endocrine System / Harvinder S. Chahal and William M. Drake -- 21. Aging and the Blood / Michael A. McDevitt -- 22. Aging and the Skin / Emma C. Veysey and Andrew Y. Finlay -- 23. The Pharmacology of Aging / David R. P. Guay -- 24. Antiaging Medicine / John E. Morley, Ligia J. Dominguez and Mario Barbagallo -- Neurogerontology -- 25. The Neurobiology of Aging: Free Radical Stress and Metabolic Pathways / Tomohiro Nakamura, Malene Hansen, Sean M. Oldham and Stuart A. Lipton -- 26. Allostasis and Allostatic Overload in the Context of Aging / Bruce S. McEwen -- 27. Neuroendocrinology of Aging / Roberta Diaz Brinton -- 28. Normal Cognitive Aging / Jane Martin and Michelle Gorenstein -- 29. The Aging Personality and Self: Diversity and Health Issues / Julie Blaskewicz Boron, K. Warner Schaie and Sherry L. Willis -- Social Gerontology -- 30. Successful Aging: The Centenarians / Thomas T. Perls -- 31. Social Gerontology / Paul Higgs and James Nazroo -- 32. Productive Aging / Robert N. Butler -- 33. Social Vulnerability in Old Age / Melissa K. Andrew -- Sect. II. Geriatric Medicine -- Evaluation of the Geriatric Patient -- 34. Presentation of Disease in Old Age / Sonja Rosen, Brandon Koretz and David B. Reuben -- 35. Multidimensional Geriatric Assessment / Laurence Z. Rubenstein and Lisa V. Rubenstein -- 36. Laboratory Medicine in Geriatrics / Alexander Lapin -- 37. Social Assessment of Geriatric Patients / Rosalie A. Kane -- 38. Surgery and Anesthesia in Old Age / D. Gwyn Seymour -- 39. Measuring Outcomes of Multidimensional Interventions / Paul Stolee -- Cardiovascular System -- 40. Chronic Cardiac Failure / Neil D. Gillespie, Miles D. Witham and Allan D. Struthers -- 41. Diagnosis and Management of Coronary Artery Disease / Wilbert S. Aronow -- 42. The Frail Elderly Patient with Heart Disease / George A. Heckman and Kenneth Rockwood -- 43. Hypertension / John F. Potter -- 44. Valvular Heart Disease / Wilbert S. Aronow -- 45. Cardiac Arrhythmias / Wilbert S. Aronow -- 46. Syncope / Rose Anne Kenny -- 47. Vascular Surgery / Arnab Bhowmick and Charles N. McCollum -- 48. Venous Thromboembolism in the Elderly / Hamsaraj G. M. Shetty, Ian A. Campbell and Philip A. Routledge -- The Respiratory System -- 49. Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease / Sidney S. Braman and Muhanned Abu-Hijleh -- 50. Nonobstructive Lung Disease and Thoracic Tumors / Katie Pink and Ben Hope-Gill -- The Nervous System -- 51. Dementia Diagnosis / Richard Camicioli and Kenneth Rockwood -- 52. Presentation and Clinical Management of Dementia / Antony Bayer -- 53. Neuropsychology in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Dementia / Margaret C. Sewell, Andrew Vigario and Mary Sano -- 54. Alzheimer's Disease / Martin R. Farlow -- 55. Vascular Cognitive Impairment / Paige A. Moorhouse and Kenneth Rockwood -- 56. Frontotemporal Dementia / Kristel Sleegers and Christine Van Broeckhoven -- 57. Functional Psychiatric Illness in Old Age / Cornelius Katona, Gill Livingston and Claudia Cooper -- 58. The Older Adult with Intellectual Disability / John M. Starr -- 59. Epilepsy / Khalid Hamandi -- 60. Headache and Facial Pain / Gerry J. F. Saldanha -- 61. Stroke: Epidemiology and Pathology / Amanda G. Thrift and Velandai K. Srikanth -- 62. Stroke: Clinical Presentation, Management and Organization of Services / Velandai K. Srikanth and Thanh G. Phan -- 63. Disorders of the Autonomic Nervous System / Horacio Kaufmann and Italo Biaggioni -- 64. Parkinsonism and Other Movement Disorders / Jolyon Meara -- 65. Neuromuscular Disorders / Timothy J. Doherty and Michael W. Nicolle -- 66. Intracranial Tumors / David H. Rosenbaum, Michael L. Gruber and Mary V. MacNeil -- 67. Disorders of the Spinal Cord and Nerve Roots / Sean D. Christie and Richard A. Cowie -- 68. Infections of the Central Nervous System / Steven L. Berk and James W. Myers -- Musculoskeletal System -- 69. Metabolic Bone Disease / Roger M. Francis -- 70. Arthritis in the Elderly / David L. Scott -- 71. Connective Tissue Diseases / Anthony J. Freemont -- 72. Orthopedic Geriatrics / Robert Victor Cantu and Kenneth J. Koval -- 73. Sarcopenia / Yves Rolland and Bruno Vellas -- 74. Podiatry / Katherine Ward, Mark A. Kosinski and Bryan Markinson -- Gastroenterology -- 75. Geriatric Dentistry: Maintaining Oral Health in the Geriatric Population / Andrea Schreiber and Robert Glickman -- 76. The Upper Gastrointestinal Tract / David A. Greenwald and Lawrence J. Brandt -- 77. The Pancreas / Ceri Beaton and Malcolm C. A. Puntis -- 78. The Liver / Joanna Hurley and John Trevor Green -- 79. Biliary Tract Diseases / Elias Xirouchakis and Andrew K. Burroughs -- 80. The Small Bowel / Christopher A. Rodrigues -- 81. The Large Bowel / Arnold Wald -- 82. Nutrition in Aging / C. Shanthi Johnson and Gordon Sacks -- 83. Obesity / Krupa Shah and Dennis T. Villareal -- The Urinary Tract -- 84. Diseases of the Aging Kidney / Latana A. Munang and John M. Starr -- 85. Disorders of Water, Electrolyte, and Mineral Ion Metabolism / M. Shawkat Razzaque -- 86. The Prostate / Nicholas J. R. George -- Women's Health -- 87. Gynecologic Disorders in the Elderly / Tara K. Cooper and Oliver Milling Smith -- 88. Cancer of the Breast in the Elderly / Lodovico Balducci -- Endocrinology -- 89. Adrenal and Pituitary Disorders / Paul E. Belchetz and Peter Hammond -- 90. Disorders of the Thyroid / Myron Miller -- 91. Disorders of the Parathyroid Glands / Jane Turton, Michael Stone and David E. C. Cole -- 92. Diabetes Mellitus / Alan J. Sinclair and Simon C. M. Croxson -- Hematology and Oncology -- 93. Blood Disorders in the Elderly / Bindu Kanapuru and William B. Ershler -- 94. Geriatric Oncology / Margot A. Gosney -- Skin and Special Senses -- 95. Skin Disease and Old Age / Gopal A. Patel, Gangaram Ragi, W. Clark Lambert and Robert A. Schwartz -- 96. Aging and Disorders of the Eye / Scott E. Brodie -- 97. Disorders of Hearing / Barbara E. Weinstein -- Sect. III. Problem-Based Geriatric Medicine -- Prevention and Health Promotion -- 98. Health Promotion for the Community-Living Older Adult / Maureen F. Markle-Reid, Heather H. Keller and Gina Browne --
  • 99. Preventive and Anticipatory Care / James T. Pacala -- 100. Sexuality in Old Age / Robert N. Butler and Myrna I. Lewis -- 101. Exercise for Successful Aging / William J. Evans -- 102. Injury in Older People / Mujtaba Hasan -- 103. Rehabilitation: Therapy Techniques / Valerie M. Pomeroy and Marion F. Walker -- 103B. Rehabilitation: General Principles Available online only at www.expertconsult.com / John Young -- Geriatric Syndromes -- 104. Geriatric Pharmacotherapy and Polypharmacy / Joseph T. Hanlon, Steven M. Handler, Robert L. Maher and Kenneth E. Schmader -- 105. Impaired Mobility / Ruth E. Hubbard, Eamonn Eeles and Kenneth Rockwood -- 106. Falls / Stephanie A. Studenski -- 107. Delirium / Eamonn Eeles and Ravi S. Bhat -- 108. Constipation and Fecal Incontinence in Old Age / Danielle Harari -- 109. Urinary Incontinence / Adrian Wagg -- 110. Pressure Sores / Bryan D. Struck -- 111. Sleep, Aging, and Late-Life Insomnia / Holly J. Ramsawh, Harrison G. Bloom and Sonia Ancoli-Israel -- 112. Malnutrition in Older Adults / Larry E. Johnson and Dennis H. Sullivan -- 113. The Mistreatment and Neglect of Older People / Anthea Tinker, Simon G. Biggs and Jill Manthorpe -- 114. Pain in the Older Adult / Patricia Bruckenthal -- 115. Palliative Medicine for the Elderly Patient / Ilora Finlay and Margred Capel -- 116. Ethical Issues in Geriatric Medicine / Soren Holm -- Sect. IV. Health Systems and Geriatric Medicine -- 117. The Elderly in Society: An International Perspective / Robert N. Butler and Oleg Volkov -- 118. Geriatrics in Europe / Peter Crome -- 119. Geriatrics in North America / David B. Hogan -- 120. Geriatrics in the Rest of the World / Jean Woo -- 121. Geriatrics in Latin America / Jorge H. Lopez and Renato Maia Guimaraes -- 122. Long-Term Care in the United Kingdom / Clive Bowman -- 123. Institutional Long-Term Care in the United States / Luis F. Samos, Enrique Aguilar and Joseph G. Ouslander -- 124. Education in Geriatric Medicine / Ruth E. Hubbard -- 125. Improving Quality of Care in the United Kingdom / David A. Black -- 126. Preserving Medicare Through a "Quality" Focus / Richard G. Stefanacci -- 127. Managed Care for Older Americans / Richard G. Stefanacci -- 128. Telemedicine Applications in Geriatrics / Stuti Dang, Adam G. Golden, Herman S. Cheung and Bernard A. Roos.
Subject(s):
Other title(s):
  • Textbook of geriatric medicine and gerontology
  • Geriatric medicine and gerontology
ISBN:
  • 9781416062318
  • 1416062319
LCCN:
2009008517
OCLC:
312625374
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RCP:
C - S