CardiologyHeart failure is the only cardiovascular disorder with an increasing incidence due to our aging population and improved treatment of CAD.
AAHCP Home Medical Care ForumSubstance abuse and dependence in older adults is less common than it is in younger persons, but it is also less likely to be recognized.
Case ReportThe use of a “decoy” catheter in a patient with dementia has been previously described to prevent repeated catheter removal.
Pulmonary DiseaseHerbal and other biologically based diet remedies are being sought out and used for a variety of indications by persons of all ages, including older persons.
EndocrinologyThe AGS is a vigorous and key leader in this area and has achieved a growing recognition for its public policy initiatives.
- There is currently no regulation regarding what can be sold in the name of a “natural remedy.”