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Clinical gastroenterology in the elderly

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Published by Marcel Dekker in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geriatric gastroenterology.,
  • Digestive System Diseases -- in old age.,
  • Digestive System Diseases -- therapy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Alvin M. Gelb.
    SeriesGastroenterology and hepatology ;, 2, Gastroenterology and hepatology (New York, N.Y.) ;, 2.
    ContributionsGelb, Alvin M., 1930-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC802.4.A34 C55 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 305 p. :
    Number of Pages305
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL985578M
    ISBN 100824793986
    LC Control Number96023406

      This issue of Clinics in Geriatric Medicine, guest edited by Seymour Katz, MD, is devoted to Gastroenterology. Articles in this outstanding issue include Constipation: Understanding Mechanisms and Management; Vaccination status/Prophylaxis with GI Diseases; Reflux and Acid Peptic Diseases in Elderly; Anorectal Physiology/Pathophysiology in Elderly; Endoscopic Challenges; Colorectal Cancer Format: Book. New topics covered in this edition include behavioral disturbances in dementia, driving and the older adult, clinical practice guidelines in the elderly, ethnic diversity, spiritual aspects of aging, healthcare organizations, Alzheimer's disease, end-of-life care, and aging in adults.

    Despite of the recognition of infection as a serious health problem in older adults, textbooks on infectious diseases often do not address issues relevant to elderly and frail people. Guidelines do not always sufficiently account for individual variation among patients, with aging being one of the largest factors affecting this by: 1.   Bowel Preparation for Colonoscopy in the Elderly The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government.

    Pocket Guide to IBD, Second Edition is designed to provide quick clinical information for gastroenterologists, primary care physicians, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners who need to. He is the executive editor of the newly indexed journal Gastroenterology and Hepatology, and serves as Associate Editor of Therapeutic Advances in Gastroenterology, The Physician and.


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Each chapter provides information that is useful to gastroenterologists, internists, and gerontologists. The section on geriatric gastroenterology in the nursing home is particularly useful for physicians of all Author: Daniel M.

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