Volume 18 - Number 01 - January, 2010

Clinical Geriatrics

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Melinda S. Lantz, MD

Melinda S. Lantz, MD
Patients with agoraphobia frequently also have panic disorder and develop agoraphobia in response to the panic attacks.
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Jacob Blumenthal, MD, Ellen Plummer, RN, DL, MJ, CCRN, and Steven R. Gambert, MD, AGSF, MACP Series Editors: Steven R. Gambert, MD, AGSF, MACP, and Deborah M. Stein, MD, MPH, FACS

Jacob Blumenthal, MD, Ellen Plummer, RN, DL, MJ, CCRN, and Steven R. Gambert, MD, AGSF,...
Modern medicine and the increased focus on geriatric health issues have done an excellent job in helping to keep adults healthier and more functional.
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Joanne L. Hulley, BSc (Hons), MB ChB (Hons), and Paul R. Fitzsimmons, MB ChB, MRCP (UK), DGM

Joanne L. Hulley, BSc (Hons), MB ChB (Hons), and Paul R. Fitzsimmons, MB ChB, MRCP (UK)...
Warfarin is widely used in the management of AF, venous thromboemboli, and in patients with prosthetic heart valves.
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John Mongan, DO, Matthew F. Kalady, MD, Luke Peppone, PhD, and Supriya Gupta Mohile, MD, MS Series Editor: Theodore T. Suh, MD, PhD, MHS

John Mongan, DO, Matthew F. Kalady, MD, Luke Peppone, PhD, and Supriya Gupta Mohile, MD...
Older patients with colorectal cancer are underrepresented within oncology clinical trials.
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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
January marks the beginning of a rotating litany of Health Observances and Healthcare Recognition Dates.
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Barney S. Spivack, MD, FACP, AGSF, CMD Associate Physician Editor, Clinical Geriatrics

Barney S. Spivack, MD, FACP, AGSF, CMD Associate Physician Editor, Clinical Geriatrics ...
Although the flu vaccine has been conclusively shown to lessen both the risk and the severity of influenza, one-third of older adults don’t get it.
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Richard G. Stefanacci, DO, MGH, MBA, AGSF, CMD Series Editor: Barney S. Spivack, MD, FACP, AGSF, CMD

Richard G. Stefanacci, DO, MGH, MBA, AGSF, CMD Series Editor: Barney S. Spivack, MD, FA...
Responses to the article “Advancing Advance Directives” by Dr. Richard Stefanacci.
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