Volume 18 - Number 06 - June, 2010

Clinical Geriatrics

06/16/2010

Steven R. Gambert, MD, AGSF, MACP Editor-in-Chief, Clinical Geriatrics

Steven R. Gambert, MD, AGSF, MACP Editor-in-Chief, Clinical Geriatrics
The Institute of Medicine (IOM) is now recommending that our daily allowance of sodium be reduced further to 1.5 grams per day.
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06/16/2010

Shahla M. Wunderlich, PhD, RD, Yeon K. Bai, PhD, RD, and Jacqueline M. Piemonte, MS

Shahla M. Wunderlich, PhD, RD, Yeon K. Bai, PhD, RD, and Jacqueline M. Piemonte, MS ...
Health promotion programs incorporating nutrition education and physical activity play a role in preventing and delaying costly and debilitating chronic diseases.
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06/16/2010

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...
As a result of healthcare reform, physicians who care for older adults are tasked with educating themselves and aiding their patients.
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Peer Reviewed
Peer Reviewed
06/16/2010

J.J. Yang, MD, PhD, G.X. Wang, MD, MS, K.P. Hyde, MD, and Y.G. Peng, MD, PhD

J.J. Yang, MD, PhD, G.X. Wang, MD, MS, K.P. Hyde, MD, and Y.G. Peng, MD, PhD
Perioperative management of elderly patients with hip fracture and multiple comorbidities such as the case patient is complex.
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Helen Lavretsky, MD, MS

Helen Lavretsky, MD, MS
Late-life mood disorders are the most common reasons for using CAM therapies in older persons.
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06/16/2010

Hasmik Arzumanyan, MD, Ravi Kant, MBBS, and Asha Thomas, MD, FACP, FACE

Hasmik Arzumanyan, MD, Ravi Kant, MBBS, and Asha Thomas, MD, FACP, FACE
The addition of new agents to treat diabetes aids greatly in the armamentarium clinicians are equipped with to treat this illness.
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06/16/2010

Daniel Andersen, PhD, MS, MPH, Emmanuel Osei-Boamah, MD, and Steven R. Gambert, MD, AGSF, MACP

Daniel Andersen, PhD, MS, MPH, Emmanuel Osei-Boamah, MD, and Steven R. Gambert, MD, AGS...
Hip fractures continue to be a major challenge to both individual and societal health, and will continue to grow in magnitude as our population ages.
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