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What is geriatric medicine

Margot Gosney, Adam Harper and Simon Conroy

in Oxford Desk Reference: Geriatric Medicine

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print July 2012 | ISBN: 9780199592340
Published online October 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191742330 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199592340.003.0001

Series: Oxford Desk Reference Series

What is geriatric medicine

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The epidemiology of ageing Professor Christina R Victor - The global perspective Dr Diran Padiachy and Dr Carmen Carroll - The history of geriatric medicine Dr Tony Luxton - The major influences in geriatric medicine Dr Michael Denham - What makes geriatric medicine different? Dr Shaun O’Keeffe - The concept of frailty Professor Kenneth Rockwood - Evidence-based medicine for older people Professor Michael Horan and Dr Jason M Raw

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Subjects: Geriatric Medicine

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