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Anderson, Sir (William) Ferguson (1914–2001), geriatrician

John C. Brocklehurst.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physiology; Geriatric Medicine. 1127 words.

Anderson, Sir (William) Ferguson (1914–2001), geriatrician, was born on 8 April 1914 at 11 Lochside Street, Glasgow, the son of James Kirkwood Anderson, master plumber, and his wife, Sarah...

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Autonomic Failure

Edited by Christopher J. Mathias and Sir Roger Bannister.

May 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Neurology; Anatomy; Urology; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Gastroenterology; Nephrology; Pain Medicine; Cardiovascular Medicine; Ophthalmology; Reproductive Medicine; Immunology; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Paediatrics; Geriatric Medicine; Anaesthetics; Pharmacology; Medical Toxicology; Surgery. 928 pages.

This new edition of Autonomic Failure features numerous new chapters and makes diagnosis increasingly precise by fully evaluating the underlying anatomical and functional deficits, thereby...

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Cross-national Differences in Intergenerational Family Relations: The Influence of Public Policy Arrangements

Pearl A Dykstra.

in Innovation in Aging

P ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Cell Biology; Geropsychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 5896 words.

Abstract

Focusing mostly on Europe, this overview reveals how the research on cross-national differences in intergenerational family relations has moved from...

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Davison, William [Bill] (1925–1993), geriatrician

Michael John Denham.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physiology; Geriatric Medicine. 930 words.

Davison, William [Bill] (1925–1993), geriatrician, was born at 1 Burntland Avenue, Southwick, Sunderland, on 12 September 1925, the son of Thomas Kirkup Davison, builder and contractor, and...

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Isaacs, Bernard (1924–1995), geriatrician

Tom Arie.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physiology; Geriatric Medicine. 854 words.

Isaacs, Bernard (1924–1995), geriatrician, was born on 20 July 1924 at 4 Glencairn Drive, Glasgow, the son of Louis Isaacs, shopkeeper, and his wife, Rosine Naomi, née Lion, schoolteacher,...

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Mackenzie, Basil William Sholto, second Baron Amulree (1900–1983), physician and geriatrician

Tom Arie.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physiology; Geriatric Medicine. 977 words.

Mackenzie, Basil William Sholto, second Baron Amulree (1900–1983), physician and geriatrician, was born at 57 Harcourt Terrace, Kensington, London, on 25 July 1900, the elder child and only...

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Mediators of the Effect of Childhood Socioeconomic Status on Late Midlife Cognitive Abilities: A Four Decade Longitudinal Study

Asad Beck, Carol E Franz, Hong Xian, Eero Vuoksimaa, Xin Tu, Chandra A Reynolds, Matthew S Panizzon, Ruth M McKenzie, Michael J Lyons, Rosemary Toomey, Kristen C Jacobson, Richard L Hauger, Sean N Hatton and William S Kremen.

in Innovation in Aging

P ublished online February 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Cell Biology; Geropsychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 8376 words.

Abstract

Background and Objectives

Childhood socioeconomic status (cSES) is found to predict later-life cognitive...

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Olbrich, Oscar (1901–1957), gerontologist and geriatrician

Michael John Denham.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physiology; Geriatric Medicine. 885 words.

Olbrich, Oscar (1901–1957), gerontologist and geriatrician, was born in Prague of Hungarian Jewish descent on 2 February 1901, the son of Francis Ochs, a general merchant. He graduated in...

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Sheldon, Joseph Harold (1893–1972), geriatrician

Michael John Denham.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physiology; Geriatric Medicine. 937 words.

Sheldon, Joseph Harold (1893–1972), geriatrician, was born at North View, Derby Road, Woodford, Essex, on 27 September 1893, the eldest son of John Joseph Sheldon (1858–1942), a bank clerk...

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Smith, (Arthur) Norman Exton- (1920–1990), geriatrician

R. E. Irvine.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physiology; Geriatric Medicine. 853 words.

Smith, (Arthur) Norman Exton- (1920–1990), geriatrician, was born on 7 January 1920 in Graham Street, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, the elder of the two sons of Arthur Smith (1881–1975), and his...

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