Volume 16 - Issue 7 - July, 2008 - ALTC

Volume
16
Issue 7
July, 2008

FEATURES

Mary C. Vrtis, PhD, RN

C. difficile represents a serious threat to the health and well-being of LTC residents. | Read More
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Maxwell M. Chait, MD, FACP, FACG, AGAF, FASGE

Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea (CDAD) is the most common form of nosocomial diarrhea. | Read More
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Holly C. Felix, PhD, MPA

The rising rates of obesity raises a number of public concerns due to the individual and societal impacts associated with obesity. | Read More
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COLUMNS

Linda Hiddemen Barondess, Executive Vice-President

One of the highlights of the American Geriatrics Society’s 2008 Annual Scientific Meeting, was its highly successful Congressional Visits Program. | Read More
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A. Mark Clarfield MD, FRCPC

As history progressed and the birth and mortality rates fell, old people became a much more common sight. | Read More
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DEPARTMENTS

Joseph M. Keenan, MD

The Experimental Biology meeting is a conference offering opportunities for basic science and clinical science researchers to mingle and exchange ideas. | Read More
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Best Practices in Nursing Care for Older Adults fromThe Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing New York University, College of Nursing | Read More
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