Volume 21 - Number 6 - June 2013

Clinical Geriatrics

News
News
09/18/2013
Brain atrophy, a marker of neurodegeneration, is frequently seen on computed tomography (CT) scans of elderly persons.
09/18/2013
Patient Tip Sheets
Patient Tip Sheets
08/28/2013
“Persistent pain” is pain or discomfort that lasts for a long time, or comes and goes over the course of months or years.
08/28/2013
Nutrition in the Elderly
Nutrition in the Elderly
06/27/2013

Maria I. Lapid, MD1; Ying-Ying C. Chen, MD2; Teresa A. Rummans, MD1; Donald E. McAlpine, MD1; Kathryn J. Zerbe, MD3

Maria I. Lapid, MD1; Ying-Ying C. Chen, MD2; Teresa A. Rummans, MD1; Donald E. McAlpine...
Eating disorders are frequently underdiagnosed and underreported in older persons.
06/27/2013
PTSD Series
PTSD Series
06/25/2013

Emmanual Osei-Boamah, MD1,2; Brunhilde J. Pilkins, LCSW-C2; Steven R. Gambert, MD, AGSF, MACP1,2

Emmanual Osei-Boamah, MD1,2; Brunhilde J. Pilkins, LCSW-C2; Steven R. Gambert, MD, AGSF...
PTSD may develop after a person is exposed to or witnesses one or more traumatic events, such as a serious injury, sexual assault, or the threat of death.
06/25/2013
Ask the Expert
Ask the Expert
06/21/2013
The only definitive treatment options for aortic stenosis include an open-heart procedure and transcatheter aortic valve replacement.
06/21/2013
Case Report
Case Report
06/18/2013

Erica H. Z. Wang, PharmD1 • Marjan Abbasi, MD2 • Cheryl A. Sadowski, PharmD, FCSHP3

Erica H. Z. Wang, PharmD1 • Marjan Abbasi, MD2 • Cheryl A. Sadowski, PharmD, FCSHP3 ...
Tremor, a common involuntary movement disorder, is associated with numerous neurological disorders and neurodegenerative diseases.
06/18/2013
First Report®
First Report®
06/17/2013
American Society of Consultant Pharmacists (ASCP) 2013 Spring Conference: May 14-17, 2013; Orlando, FL
06/17/2013