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Therapeutic Advances in Hospital Medicine : Focus on the Older Adult, Paperback / softback Book

Therapeutic Advances in Hospital Medicine : Focus on the Older Adult Paperback / softback

Edited by Peter Manu, Liron D, MD Sinvani


Published in collaboration with American Journal of Therapeutics, Therapeutic Advances in Hospital Medicine: Focus on the Older Adult is a concise, practical reference that helps you provide optimal care to geriatric patients in the hospital setting.

Ideal for hospitalists, geriatricians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants, this easy-to-read monograph presents expert advice on effectively managing common conditions seen in this growing patient population.

Discusses common geriatric hospital presentations such as congestive heart failure, complicated urinary tract infections, symptomatic hyponatremia, orthostatic hypotension, delirium, chronic pain, and insomnia. Includes a section on medication management that addresses the issues of overdose and conflicting prescriptions that arise from multiple medical conditions. Highlights important therapeutic advances in caring for patients with anticoagulant-induced bleeding and diabetes. Covers improved interdisciplinary collaboration for perioperative care, nutritional support, and advanced care planning. Enrich Your eBook Reading ExperienceRead directly on your preferred device(s), such as computer, tablet, or smartphone. Easily convert to audiobook, powering your content with natural language text-to-speech.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 352 pages
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Geriatric medicine
  • ISBN: 9781496399939

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