5 edition of Roots of Modern Gerontology and Geriatrics found in the catalog.
Roots of Modern Gerontology and Geriatrics
by Ayer Co Pub
Written in English
|Contributions||Gerald J. Gruman (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||336|
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Fischer, a German physician serving as chief of the Russian medical service, published in a book reorganizing gerontology on the basis of Vesalian anatomy and Harveian physiology He discussed the relationship between Canstatt and. In Roots of Modern Gerontology and Geriatrics, Gerald R. Gruman reprinted nine classic articles by six pioneers, some of which are difficult to find and unknown to many of today's gerontologists and geriatricians.
Human Longevity, Its Facts and Its Fictions, by William J. Thoms, to whom the word “folklore” is attributed, appeared in Author: Leonard Hayflick. A Review of Our Roots: Blacks in Gerontology Article Literature Review (PDF Available) in The Gerontologist 54(1) September with 57 Reads How we measure 'reads'.
Geriatrics, or geriatric medicine, is a specialty that focuses on health care of elderly people. It aims to promote health by preventing and treating diseases and disabilities in older is no set age at which patients may be under the care of a geriatrician, or geriatric physician, a physician who specializes in the care of elderly people.
Rather, this decision is determined by Significant diseases: Dementia, arthritis, palliative. Other sources "A Brief History of Geriatrics," J. Morley, Journal of Gerontology, November 1, ; Vol. 59, Is pp. – subscription required "A Brief History of Geriatrics," Newsletter of the Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Spring Vol XVI No 3 PDF online ([sic], same title, different article)Alma mater: New York University.
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