Volume 19 - Number 5 - May 2011

Clinical Geriatrics

Tip Sheets for Older Adults
Tip Sheets for Older Adults
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As adults grow older and become more physically frail, they become increasingly vulnerable to abuse and neglect.
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First Report®
First Report®
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American College of Cardiology (ACC) 60th Annual Scientific Sessions: April 2-5, 2011; New Orleans, LA
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Departments
Departments
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Barney S. Spivack, MD, FACP, AGSF, CMDAssociate Physician Editor, Clinical Geriatrics

Barney S. Spivack, MD, FACP, AGSF, CMDAssociate Physician Editor, Clinical Geriatrics ...
The AGS has a history of recognizing the unique strengths, talents, and perspectives of interdisciplinary professionals.
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Physician's Perspective
Physician's Perspective
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Steven R. Gambert, MD, AGSF, MACPEditor-in-Chief, Clinical Geriatrics

Steven R. Gambert, MD, AGSF, MACPEditor-in-Chief, Clinical Geriatrics
Age in itself is not a criteria to no longer follow the same practices one would follow for younger-aged persons with diabetes mellitus.
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Case Report
Case Report
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Steven R. Bowers, DO, and B. Brent Simmons, MD, FAAFP

Steven R. Bowers, DO, and B. Brent Simmons, MD, FAAFP
In many cases, PI is the result of a combination of factors and not just one cause or condition.
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Case Report
Case Report
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Eric Larson, MD, FACP, Ali Jassim, MD, PhD, James McGrann, MD, and Jason Meyer, MD

Eric Larson, MD, FACP, Ali Jassim, MD, PhD, James McGrann, MD, and Jason Meyer, MD ...
Although scurvy is generally thought to be rare in the developed world, it may be commonly unrecognized and is likely to be misdiagnosed.
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Cardiovascular Issues in the Older Adult
Cardiovascular Issues in the Older Adult
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Faisal Siddiqi, MD, and Timm Dickfeld, MD, PhD

Faisal Siddiqi, MD, and Timm Dickfeld, MD, PhD
Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common sustained arrhythmia encountered in clinical practice.
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Case Report
Case Report
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Rajesh R. Tampi, MD, MS, FAPA, Deena Williamson, MSN, MBA, Vikrant Mittal, MD, MHA, Nicole McEnerney, MSW, Jennifer Thomas, OTR/L, and Mary Cash, PA-C

Rajesh R. Tampi, MD, MS, FAPA, Deena Williamson, MSN, MBA, Vikrant Mittal, MD, MHA, Nic...
Behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD) include noncognitive symptoms and behaviors that commonly occur in patients with dementia.
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