Volume 17 - Number 08 - August, 2009

Clinical Geriatrics

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Albert J. Finestone, MD, MSc, FACP

Albert J. Finestone, MD, MSc, FACP
With advancing age, an increasing number of healthy individuals have laboratory signs of heightened coagulation enzyme activity.
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<p>Colorectal cancer is the second most common cause of death from cancer in the U.S.</p>
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Steven R. Gambert, MD, AGSF, MACP Editor-in-Chief, Clinical Geriatrics

Steven R. Gambert, MD, AGSF, MACP Editor-in-Chief, Clinical Geriatrics
As the U.S. government tackles the issue of healthcare reform, it is time to consider giving special recognition for efforts of geriatrics professionals.
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Barbara Resnick, PhD, CRNP, FAAN, FAANP

Barbara Resnick, PhD, CRNP, FAAN, FAANP
Motivation to initiate and adhere to healthy behaviors for an older individual involves complex multidimensional factors that must be evaluated on an individual basis.
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Geriatrics
Geriatrics
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Carl V. Tyler Jr, MD, MS, and Garey Noritz, MD

Carl V. Tyler Jr, MD, MS, and Garey Noritz, MD
Many aging adults with intellectual and other developmental disabilities are facing healthcare issues and difficulties.
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Ronald H. Lands, MD

Ronald H. Lands, MD
Since most of the congenital anemias will have been diagnosed before old age, the number of possible causes of anemia in older persons is small .
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Faustino Gonzalez, MD, and Cristal Gates, PharmD

Faustino Gonzalez, MD, and Cristal Gates, PharmD
Capecitabine is an oral chemotherapeutic agent that is used to treat solid gastrointestinal tumors.
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Psychiatry Rounds
Psychiatry Rounds
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Michelle Conroy, MD, Jessica Barber, PhD, MA, and Elizabeth A. Clark, MA Series Editor: Melinda S. Lantz, MD

Michelle Conroy, MD, Jessica Barber, PhD, MA, and Elizabeth A. Clark, MA Series Editor:...
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder is characterized by a pattern of anxiety, both actively experienced and anticipatory, coupled with an avoidance response.
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