Books in category Medical – Geriatrics

  • When Your Loved One Has Dementia

    When Your Loved One Has Dementia
    Joy A. Glenner, Jean M. Stehman, Judith Davagnino

    "A succinct, original tool for caregivers of people with Alzheimer disease and other dementias. Highly recommended." — Peter V. Rabins, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, and co-author of The 36-Hour Day

  • Guiding Autobiography Groups for Older Adults

    Guiding Autobiography Groups for Older Adults
    James E. Birren, Donna E. Deutchman

    Based on the authors' fourteen years of experience leading groups in guided autobiography, this book will be of special interest to gerontologists, psychologists, social workers, and other professionals who conduct activity programs for …

  • The Role of Nutrition in Maintaining Health in the Nation s Elderly

    The Role of Nutrition in Maintaining Health in the Nation’s Elderly
    Institute of Medicine, Food and Nutrition Board, Committee on Nutrition Services for Medicare Beneficiaries

    Would the cost be offset by reduced illness in this population?This book addresses these questions, provides recommendations for nutrition services for the elderly, and considers how the coverage policy should be approached and practiced.

  • Public Enemy Number 1 stress

    Public Enemy Number 1–stress
    Herman Todorov, Robert Nadler, Igor N. Todorov

    Readers might be surprised to find out that this book has as much to do with ageing, life extension and specific measures we can take to postpone the inevitable as it does with stress.

  • The Decline of Life

    The Decline of Life
    Susannah R. Ottaway

    An important study of the history of ageing.

  • The Membrane Hypothesis of Aging

    The Membrane Hypothesis of Aging
    Imre Zs.-Nagy

    The membrane hypothesis of aging (MHA) described in this book is based on the actual multidisciplinary knowledge of cell morphology, physiology, and biochemistry.

  • Geriatric Medicine

    Geriatric Medicine
    Gideon Caplan

    Australasian medical students, junior hospital doctors working in geriatric medicine, and other members of aged-care teams (specialist nurses, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, social workers, etc.), will find in this book a …

  • Demenzielle Erkrankungen im Alter

    Demenzielle Erkrankungen im Alter
    Sandra Dick, Andreas Häusler, Kerstin Krause-Köhler, Johanna Nordheim, Michael Rapp

    Zunehmend mehr Menschen sind in Deutschland von einer Demenzerkrankung direkt oder indirekt betroffen.

  • Nog lang en gelukkig

    Nog lang en gelukkig
    Allan Chinon

    Sprookjes zijn eigenlijk gelijkenissen waarin de reis van de mens door het leven wordt uitgebeeld.

  • Time of Our Lives

    Time of Our Lives
    Tom Kirkwood

    This groundbreaking new book explains how and why we age–and how we may soon be able to liberate ourselves from senescence altogether.

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