cover image of Hazzard's Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology

Hazzard's Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology

by Jeffrey B. Halter Author · Joseph G. Ouslander Author

ebook

Sign up to save your library

With an OverDrive account, you can save your favorite libraries for at-a-glance information about availability. Find out more about OverDrive accounts.

   Not today

The most complete, authoritative guide available on the diagnosis and treatment of disorders affecting the elderly — updated with a new global perspective

A Doody's Core Title for 2011!

"In addition to serving as a timely, comprehensive, state-of-the-art textbook of geriatric medicine anchored in science, evidence-based medicine, and patient-centered practice, the book also is intended to meet the learning needs of fellows in geriatric medicine. The authors succeed in modeling a textbook of geriatric medicine on textbooks of internal medicine. 3 Stars."—Doody's Review Service

The undisputed leader on the subject of geriatrics, this comprehensive guide combines gerontology principles with clinical geriatrics offering unmatched coverage of this area of medicine.

Written by some of the world's most respected geriatricians, Hazzard's Principles of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology presents the most up-to-date, evidence-based medical information available — in a revamped 2-color design that makes finding the answers to your questions faster and easier than ever.

Features:

  • A greater emphasis on evidence-based medicine through the expanded use of Clinical Practice Guidelines and references to systematic reviews and critically appraised topics
  • A new international advisory board of 12 global authorities and an increased number of international contributors for a greater global perspective
  • Important new chapters on the cultural aspects of geriatrics, emergency geriatrics, hospital geriatrics, international geriatric care, and rural geriatric care
  • Information integrated with additional online resources
  • Tables, drawings, and clinical algorithms made even more effective by a new two-color design
  • 300 illustrations (including 64 in a full-color insert)
  • Publication Details

    Publisher:
    McGraw-Hill Education
    Imprint:
    McGraw-Hill Education / Medical
    Edition:
    6
    Publication Date:
    2008

    Format

    Stephanie Studenski (Author)

    McGraw-Hill authors represent the leading experts in their fields and are dedicated to improving the lives, careers, and interests of readers worldwide

    More about Stephanie Studenski

    Joseph G. Ouslander (Author)

    McGraw-Hill authors represent the leading experts in their fields and are dedicated to improving the lives, careers, and interests of readers worldwide

    More about Joseph G. Ouslander

    Jeffrey B. Halter (Author)

    Jeffrey B. Halter, MD Professor of Internal Medicine Chief, Division of Geriatric Medicine Director, Geriatrics Center and Institute of Gerontology University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MI Joseph G. Ouslander, MD Professor and Associate Dean for Geri...

    More about Jeffrey B. Halter

    Mary Tinetti (Author)

    McGraw-Hill authors represent the leading experts in their fields and are dedicated to improving the lives, careers, and interests of readers worldwide

    More about Mary Tinetti

    Kevin P. High (Author)

    McGraw-Hill authors represent the leading experts in their fields and are dedicated to improving the lives, careers, and interests of readers worldwide

    More about Kevin P. High

    Creators

    Author :
    Stephanie Studenski
    Author :
    Joseph G. Ouslander
    Author :
    Sanjay Asthana
    Author :
    Jeffrey B. Halter
    Author :
    Mary Tinetti
    Author :
    Kevin P. High
    Hazzard's Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology
    Copy and paste the code into your website.
    New here? Learn how to read digital books for free