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*  Geriatrics
... geriatric subspeciality medical clinics (such as geriatric anticoagulation clinic, geriatric assessment clinic, falls and ... Surgery Geriatric urology Geriatric otolaryngology Geriatric General Surgery Geriatric trauma Geriatric gynecology Geriatric ... part of Geriatric Rehabilitation) Geriatric Pain Management Geriatric Physical Therapy Geriatric podiatry Geriatric psychology ... geriatric dermatology (focus on skin disorders in elderly) geriatric diagnostic imaging geriatric emergency medicine geriatric ...
*  Terry Fulmer
Gallo, Joseph; Bogner, Hillary; Fulmer, Terry; Paveza, Gregory (2006). Handbook of Geriatric Assessment (4th ed.). Gaithersburg ... and improving geriatric care training for registered nurses. She also worked to develop the Elder Assessment Instrument, one of ... She is known for her extensive research in geriatrics and elder abuse. She has received funding from the National Institute on ... She has co-authored seventeen textbooks on geriatric nursing, and has won the American Journal of Nursing Book of the Year ...
*  Shatin Hospital
... has established a Community Geriatric Assessment Team, Community Psychiatric Team and Psycho-geriatric Outreach ... "Community Geriatric Assessment Team". Medical Services. The Hong Kong Society For The Aged. Retrieved 6 June 2014. "Community ... The hospital is also equipped with a sleep assessment unit. In line with the Hospital Authority's corporate direction of ... Shatin Hospital comprises 650 beds, 80 psychiatric day places, 40 geriatric day places and 40 hospice and palliative day places ...
*  Tinetti test
"The Tinetti test - Babylon in geriatric assessment" (PDF). Zeitschrift für Gerontologie und Geriatrie. 39: 288-291. 2006. doi: ... "Tinetti Balance Assessment Tool" (PDF). Health Promotion in Berkshire. Retrieved 2012-08-16. "Tinetti Balance Test". ... The Tinetti Test (TT), or Performance Oriented Mobility Assessment (POMA) is a common clinical test for assessing a person's ...
*  Hackensack University Medical Center
Two programs located are located Westwood; the Geriatric Assessment Program and The Home Health Agency. HUMC also maintains an ... the Geriatric Assessment Program, the Hospice Program, and HUMC's Home Health Agency; a block away at 25 Salem Street is HUMC's ... The Community Health Center located in Hasbrouck Heights and a branch of the HUMC's Geriatrics Clinic. The Dave Winfield ... Cutaneous Malignancy Program Gastrointestinal Oncology Division Geriatric Oncology Division Head and Neck Oncology Division ...
*  Polypharmacy
Sergi, G; De Rui, M; Sarti, S; Manzato, E (2011). "Polypharmacy in the elderly: Can comprehensive geriatric assessment reduce ... Because chronic conditions tend to accumulate in the elderly, pill burden is a particular issue in geriatrics. Reducing pill ... American Journal of Geriatric Pharmacotherapy. 9 (1): 11-23. doi:10.1016/j.amjopharm.2011.02.004. PMC 3084587 . PMID 21459305. ... Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 57 (1): 62-69. doi:10.1111/j.1532-5415.2008.02040.x. PMID 19054196. Ong, Gao-Jing; ...
*  Financial gerontology
"The Financial Professional's Role in Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment" (March 2005). And where every Financial Gerontology ... Why Does a Financial Planner Need to Know About Geriatric Care?]" (July 1994); "The Financial Services Advisor as a Geriatric ... Why Does a Financial Planner Need to Know About Geriatric Care?]" (July 1994); "Geriatric Assisted Living: When Mom and Dad ... Several of the columns illustrate how the financial professional can at times act as a kind of geriatric consultant to their ...
*  Ugie Hospital
One of the options would "create one centralised Aberdeenshire psycho-geriatric assessment unit. This would allow for the ... offering in-patient dementia assessment services. In 2004, the Ravenscraig geriatric ward at the hospital was closed to new ... "Geriatric ward closes after superbug colonises patients". British Nursing News Online. Retrieved 2006-07-05. Coordinates: 57°30 ...
*  Rosemount Hospital
These include: mental health services, community care, geriatric assessment and rehabilitation. Some of the buildings on the ... In the late 1980s a new two storey masonry complex to accommodate the geriatric services divisions was erected to the west of ... interwar and World War II timber wards and ancillary buildings and a recent masonry complex for geriatric patients. The site is ...
*  Vital signs
"Pulse oximetry as a fifth vital sign in emergency geriatric assessment". Acad Emerg Med. 5 (9): 858-65. doi:10.1111/j.1553- ... The definition of vital signs may also vary with the setting of the assessment. EMTs (Emergency Medical Technicians), in ... standardising the assessment of acute-illness severity in the NHS. London: Royal College of Physicians. ISBN 978-1-86016-471-2 ...
*  Geriatric Depression Scale
The Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS) is a 30-item self-report assessment used to identify depression in the elderly. The scale ... The GDS is commonly used as a routine part of a comprehensive geriatric assessment. One point is assigned to each answer and ... PMID 7183759 "Geriatric Depression Scale". Sheikh JI, Yesavage JA. Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS): recent evidence and ... In the Geriatric Depression Scale, questions are answered "yes" or "no." A five-category response set is not utilized in order ...
*  St. Mary Medical Center (Long Beach)
Older Adult Services - includes geriatric assessment, outpatient treatment, support groups and rehabilitation. Maternal and ...
*  Emergency Health Services
This included geriatric assessment and management and other advanced skills such as suturing. The benefit to CDHA is fewer ...
*  Geriatric medicine in Egypt
The clinical unit has around 20-25 acute assessment beds, usually for comprehensive geriatric assessment (CGA). The unit has ... degrees in geriatric Internal medicine and geriatrics. Geriatric Nursing education: At the colleges of nursing in many ... Geriatric medicine in Egypt as a speciality was introduced in 1982, and in 1984 a Geriatrics and Gerontology unit in Ain Shams ... In geriatric nursing and Ph.D. in geriatric nursing. most of these degrees are obtained by studying specialized courses and ...
*  Royal Victoria Hospital, Edinburgh
It eventually had a 247-bed capacity when it was formerly the main geriatric assessment and rehabilitation hospital for the ... It was formerly the main geriatric assessment and rehabilitation hospital for the north of Edinburgh. Although earmarked for ... Within the Medical Unit there was an Acute Assessment Ward, a two-ward Trauma Unit that specialised in falls and orthopaedic ... north of Edinburgh, clinical areas included a Medical Assessment/Rehabilitation Unit with 200 beds, and a Psychiatry of Old Age ...
*  John C. Beck
A Trial of Annual In-Home Comprehensive Geriatric Assessments for Elderly People Living in the Community. The New England ... A Randomized Trial of Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment in the Care of Hospitalized Patients. The New England Journal of ... Morley refers to it as the West Coast School of Geriatrics and identifies the integration of two Geriatric Research and ... 5] Kane, R.L., Solomon, D., Beck, J., et al: Future need for geriatric manpower in the U.S. New England Journal of Medicine, ...
*  Lakeridge Health Whitby
A 16-bed geriatric assessment unit was opened in 1999, which was later expanded to 32 beds in 2003. This unit offers continued ...
*  Excela Health
It is also home to Excela Health's geriatric assessment service, and is the site of the health system's Center for ...
*  Mid-Western Regional Hospital, Nenagh
In-patient services include general medicine, general surgery, geriatric assessment, accident and emergency, intensive care/ ...
*  Advance healthcare directive
... in The Handbook of Geriatric Assessment. Eds. Gallo JJ, Reichel W, Andersen LM, Rockville, MD: Aspen Press, 1988:111-124. ... Practice Parameters: Assessment and Management of Patients in the Persistent Vegetative State: Summary Statement. Neurology. ... US Congress, Office of Technology Assessment. Life-Sustaining Technologies and the Elderly. OTA-BA-306. Washington, DC: US ...
*  Caritas Medical Centre
Other ambulatory and outreach community services include Geriatric day hospital and Community Geriatric Assessment Team, ...
*  Bob Knight (psychologist)
Knight is also leading the interdisciplinary clinic GAP (Geriatric Assessment Program), now in its pilot stages on the USC ... Assessment and treatment (2008). Marjorie Coote Memorial Lecturer, British Society of Gerontology, 1998 USC Mellon Award for ... and the assessment and facilitation of wisdom in older adults. ...
*  Stephen T. Wegener
Multidimensional geriatric assessment: back to the future early effects of "guided care" on the quality of health care for ... Wegener ST, Elliott TR (1992). Pain Assessment in Spinal Cord Injury. The Clinical Journal of Pain, 8, 93-101. PMID 1633388 ...
*  Ruttonjee Hospital
Chaplaincy and Pastoral Care Combined Endoscopy Unit Community Geriatric Assessment Electro-medical Diagnostic Unit Geriatric ... The geriatrics service has also developed in recent years in response to the ageing population of the Wan Chai district. 24 ... hour Emergency Department Anaesthesia Cardiac and Intensive Care Unit Radiology Geriatrics Infirmary and Rehabilitation ...
*  Trendelenburg test
"Assessing the Lower Extremities in the Geriatric Patient: Assessment of Lower Extremity Circulation". Medscape. Retrieved 2011- ...
*  Herzog Hospital
Since then, it has been a geriatric hospital that treats both the elderly and the mentally ill, and engages in clinical ... Herzog newsletter 2012 Using what's right, to fix what's wrong Jaul, E (2010). "Assessment and management of pressure ulcers in ... The goals of the program are to alleviate the shortage of trained personnel in the field of geriatric care-giving, and ... Herzog Hospital has installed a Snoezelen room for the rehabilitation of geriatric and other patients. According to Caine, the ...
*  University Hospital Galway
In-patient services include internal medicine, general surgery, breast surgery, geriatric assessment, infectious diseases, ...