Volume 19 - Issue 11 - November 2011 - ALTC

Volume
19
Issue 11
November 2011

FEATURES

Christianne Bishop, MD • Diane Chau, MD, FACP

In the elderly, psychiatric disorders are often attributed to conditions associated with aging, such as Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, and other cognitive impairments. | Read More
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Annals of Long-Term Care: Clinical Care and Aging. 2011;19(11):36-40.

Halina Kusz, MD, FACP • Susan J. Smith, MD, FACP

Medical providers face an ethical dilemma when family members of elderly institutionalized patients with dementia request routine cancer screening for their loved ones. | Read More
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Annals of Long-Term Care: Clinical Care and Aging. 2011;19(11):32-34

Steven M. Handler, MD, PhD, CMD • Siobhan S. Sharkey, MBA • Sandra Hudak, RN, MS • Joseph G. Ouslander, MD

A reduction in hospitalization rates has been associated with the implementation of the INTERACT quality improvement intervention. | Read More
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Annals of Long-Term Care: Clinical Care and Aging. 2011;19(11):23-26

COLUMNS

Rachelle E. Bernacki, MD, MS

New department in ALTC! | Read More
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Annals of Long-Term Care: Clinical Care and Aging. 2011;19(11):29-30.

A number of factors contribute to the high incidence of avoidable hospitalizations among nursing home residents. | Read More
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Annals of Long-Term Care: Clinical Care and Aging. 2011;19(11):13

DEPARTMENTS

During the AAFP meeting, more than 300 continuing medical education (CME) courses and plenary sessions were held. | Read More
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Annals of Long-Term Care. 2011;19(11):17-18.

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Annals of Long-Term Care: Clinical Care and Aging. 2011;19(11):15-16

Gregg Warshaw, MD

Medical Editor

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Annals of Long-Term Care: Clinical Care and Aging. 2011;19(11):9

Articles

FDA News, Medical News, LTC Resources, Product Spotlight, and ALTC Poll | Read More
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Annals of Long-Term Care: Clinical Care and Aging. 2011;19(11):42-45.