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Published: 30 July 2009

400 Pages | 17 black and white line drawings, 1 black and white halftone, 26 colour line drawings, 44 colour halftones, 12-page plate section


ISBN: 9780199546589

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Managing older people in primary care

A practical guide

Margot Gosney and Tess Harris

  • The majority of chapters are co-authored by a specialist and a general practitioner
  • Deals with the real problems that present in primary care on a day-to-day basis and provides practical and specific advice and guidance
  • Where appropriate, chapters contain clinical case scenarios to engage readers and illustrate the points being made
  • For chapters such as ophthalmology and dermatology where visual images are required, colour photographs are used to illustrate clinical cases
  • Contains pragmatic advice to assist the reader in the management of patients
  • Authors include examiners of the Diploma in Geriatric Medicine and the book will be helpful to those preparating for the DGM

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