The "Age" Factor in Adult Medicine

Tefferi, Ayalew; LaRusso, Nicholas F.
July 2003
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Jul2003, Vol. 78 Issue 7, p913
Academic Journal
Introduces articles in a multipart series on geriatric medicine in the July 2003 issue of 'Mayo Clinic Proceedings.' History of old age; Caregiver and clinician shortages; Cognitive impairments; Depression and drug therapy; Identification of medical issues that accompany aging and threaten to undermine longevity and quality of life.


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