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Restraints in Dementia Care

by Atul Sunny Luthra, Yarima Gonzalez & Heather Millman

Your best tool to optimize patient care by minimizing restraint use

Frontline nurses face fraught decisions every day about whether and how to use restraints in dementia care. They need to consider many complicated...


Aging in the Global South

by Nicolas Sacco, Subharati Ghosh, Maria Carinnes P. Alejandria-Gonzalez & Chalermpol Chamchan et al.

This book is a collection of work on aging and development from authors from the global south. Aging is steadily evolving as a public health and social crisis for which countries of the global south are ill-prepared....


Osteoporotic Fracture Care

by Michael Blauth, Stephen L. Kates & Joseph A. Nicholas

With an increase in the longevity of the global population, care of the functional, cognitive, and physical health of older adults is essential. The dramatic demographic shift toward a growing aging population...


Sensory Modulation in Dementia Care

by Tina Champagne

Understand and assess the sensory needs of people with dementia, and learn how to implement sensory modulation-based approaches for enriched care. Drawing on the author's Sensory Modulation Program, this approach...


Psychiatric Genetics

by Thomas Schulze & Francis McMahon

Psychiatrists and other mental health professionals are increasingly confronted with questions about the genetics of psychiatric illness, and the clinical applications of new genetic findings. Psychiatric Genetics:...


Oxford Handbook of Geriatric Medicine

by Lesley K. Bowker, James D. Price, Kunal S. Shah & Sarah C. Smith

This new edition of the Oxford Handbook in Geriatric Medicine has been expanded and updated to reflect the substantial changes in clinical practice since the previous edition, including the Francis report and...


A Practical Guide to Geriatric Neuropsychology

by Susan McPherson & Deborah Koltai

A Practical Guide to Geriatric Neuropsychology focuses on the skills required in testing and treating the older adult population. Topics discussed include normal aging, determining competency, important factors...


Summary & Study Guide - Healing Arthritis

by Lee Tang

Treat Rheumatoid Arthritis, Osteoarthritis, and More

Reduce Inflammation and Pain in Your Joints Without Medication

The must-read summary of “Healing Arthritis: Your 3-Step Guide to

Conquering Arthritis Naturally,”...


Oxford Textbook of Geriatric Medicine

by Jean-Pierre Michel, B. Lynn Beattie, Finbarr C. Martin & Jeremy D. Walston

Over the past two decades there has been a marked change in global age demographics, with the number of over-60s increasing by 82% and the number of centenarians by 715%. This new-found longevity is testament...


Integrative Geriatric Medicine

by Mikhail Kogan & Andrew Weil

Integrative geriatrics is a new field of medicine that advocates for a whole-person, patient-centered, primarily non-pharmacological approach to medical care of the elderly. Most current geriatric practices...


The Multi-Sensory Reminiscence Activity Book

by Sophie Jopling & Sarah Mousley

With a key theme for every week of the year, this resource contains extended multi-sensory reminiscence group session plans for older adults. Written by experienced occupational therapists, it provides detailed...


Aging Thoughtfully

by Martha C. Nussbaum & Saul Levmore

We all age differently, but we can learn from shared experiences and insights. The conversations, or paired essays, in Aging Thoughtfully combine a philosopher's approach with a lawyer-economist's. Here are...


Cognitive Impairment and Depression in Older Patients

by Martin Steinberg & Paul B. Rosenberg

Cognitive impairment and depression in older people have challenged clinicians and families for decades. These conditions affect well over half of people after age 65 with an incidence that increases with advancing...


Seven Steps to Managing Your Memory

by Andrew E. Budson Md & Maureen K. O'Connor Psy.D

As you age, you may find yourself worrying about your memory. Where did I put those car keys? What time was my appointment? What was her name again? With more than 41 million Americans over the age of 65 in...


Stroke

by Richard I Lindley

Stroke care has been revolutionised by better prevention, treatment, and more widely available rehabilitation. Nonetheless, stroke remains the second most common cause of death worldwide. This fully-updated...


The Hospice Companion

Queer Aging

The Art and Science of Aging Well

by Mark E. Williams, M.D.

In the past century, average life expectancies have nearly doubled, and today, for the first time in human history, many people have a realistic chance of living to eighty or beyond. As life expectancy increases,...


Curing Medicare

by Andy Lazris & Shannon Brownlee

Andy Lazris, MD, is a practicing primary care physician who experiences the effects of Medicare policy on a daily basis. As a result, he believes that the way we care for our elderly has taken a wrong turn and...


Oxford Case Histories in Geriatric Medicine

by Sanja Thompson, Nicola Lovett, John Grimley Evans & Sarah Pendlebury

Based around the core curriculum for specialist trainees and consultants, Oxford Case Histories in Geriatric Medicine is a valuable reference and teaching tool, which provides an opportunity for case-based learning...