Volume 15 - Issue 4 - April, 2007 - ALTC

Volume
15
Issue 4
April, 2007

FEATURES

Michael Gordon, MD, MSc, FRCPC, FRCP (Edin), Daniel Buchman, BA, and Stephen H. Buchman, MD, CCFP, FCFP

An important skill of any healthcare provider is the ability to effectively communicate, an especially key element in the relationship between physician and patient. | Read More
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Maxwell Chait, MD, FACP, FACG, AGAF

Maxwell Chait, MD, FACP, FACG, AGAF, reviews lower gastrointestinal (GI) bleeding in older adults, a significant cause of increased morbidity and mortality in this population.  | Read More
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Annals of Long-Term Care: Cllinical Care and Aging. 2007;15(4):40-45.

COLUMNS

The three-year extension will allow CMS to look at new ways to measure and promote quality in hospital settings. | Read More
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Gary J. Kennedy, MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine; Division of Geriatric Psychiatry, Montefiore Medical Center

Best Practices in Nursing Care for Hospitalized Older Adults with dementia | Read More
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ABSTRACTS FROM MEDICAL LITERATURE FOR THE GERIATRICS PRACTITIONER DEPRESSION AND RISK FOR AD  | Read More
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DEPARTMENTS

Linda Hiddemen Barondess, Executive Vice-President

In 2004, the AGS and the NIA launched a series of research conferences focused on important but poorly understood age-associated health problems.  | Read More
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Syed H. Tariq MD, FACP

Physicians describe constipation as less than three bowel movements per week, while patients describe it as passing hard stools or straining to have a bowel movement. | Read More
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