Oxford Index Browse

You are looking at 1-4 of 4 items for:

Popular Health x Geriatric Medicine x clear all

OPML Pain in Older People

Edited by Peter Crome, Chris J. Main and Frank Lally.

P ublished online May 2011 .

Book. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Pain Medicine; Complementary and Alternative Medicine; Occupational Therapy. 200 pages.

Pain in older people is both common and disabling, and differs significantly in terms of its aetiology, diagnosis and treatment from pain in the general adult population. This online...

Go to Oxford Medicine Online »  abstract

Oxford Handbook of Palliative Care

Max Watson, Caroline Lucas, Andrew Hoy and Jo Wells.

June 2009; p ublished online August 2010 .

Book. Subjects: Palliative Medicine; Medical Ethics; Communication Skills; Pharmacology; Pain Medicine; Geriatric Medicine; Rehabilitation Medicine; Occupational Therapy; Dietetics; Physiotherapy; Speech and Language Therapy; Arts Therapies; Complementary and Alternative Medicine; Community Medical Services. 1088 pages.

Updated throughout with an additional emphasis on nursing care, this resource is a concise and authoritative guide to modern palliative care. Easily accessible, it's ideal for the busy...

Go to Oxford Medicine Online »  abstract

Oxford Textbook of Medicine

Edited by David A. Warrell, Timothy M. Cox and John D. Firth.

May 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .

Book. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Ethics; Medical Statistics and Methodology; Complementary and Alternative Medicine; Public Health and Epidemiology; Immunology; Medical Oncology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Infectious Diseases; Genito-urinary Medicine; Medical Toxicology; Occupational Medicine; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Dietetics; Obstetrics; Gastroenterology; Cardiovascular Medicine; Nuclear Medicine; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Rheumatology; Pain Medicine; Nephrology; Haematology; Dermatology; Neurology; Ophthalmology; Psychiatry; Addiction Medicine; Forensic Medicine; Sports and Exercise Medicine; Geriatric Medicine; Palliative Medicine; Acute Medicine. 6010 pages.

The Oxford Textbook of Medicine is the foremost international textbook of medicine. Unrivalled in its coverage of the scientific aspects and clinical practice of internal medicine and its...

Go to Oxford Medicine Online »  abstract

Use of alternative therapies in older people with pain

Panos Barlas.

in Pain in Older People

P ublished online May 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Pain Medicine; Complementary and Alternative Medicine. 2552 words.

• Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is widely used amongst older adults for the management of a range of painful conditions but its efficacy is largely undemonstrated. • The...

Go to Oxford Medicine Online »  abstract