CME ArticleDespite the decrease in the incidence of acute hepatitis C, the prevalence of long-standing chronic hepatitis C infection is increasing among older adults.
CME ExaminationExplain the epidemiology of chronic hepatitis C virus infection in the older adult.
PsychiatryWhen the elderly commit violent acts, one must determine whether these actions are due to general lawlessness or are the result of a medical condition.
- Geriatric patients are particularly susceptible to community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) due to multiple factors associated with aging.
CardiologyCardiac rehabilitation is an effective and safe mode of chronic disease management in older adults with CVD.
Psychiatry RoundsAging is associated with multiple stressors, ranging from death of loved ones to coping with chronic medical conditions and loss of roles.
AGS SpotlightWe need a major overhaul of the imbalanced payment incentives in Medicare.
Physicians PerspectiveEvery day there are new medications coming on the market, each with a different set of potential side effects, drug interactions, and equivalency doses.