Journals Higher Education



Published: 14 February 2018

1432 Pages

10.9 x 8.6 inches

ISBN: 9780198701590

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Oxford Textbook of Geriatric Medicine

Third Edition

Edited by Jean-Pierre Michel, B. Lynn Beattie, Finbarr C. Martin, and Jeremy D. Walston

  • Provides up-to-date research highlighting the current state of progress in life course research studies
  • The global span of the book provides multi-cultural approaches to care organization, specifically within the last period of life
  • Highlights practical aspects for the promotion of 'healthy ageing', well-functioning, and wellness in an ever more demanding world

New to this Edition:

  • Greater emphasis on the demographic, socio-economic, and health care organization challenges each continent faces in an ageing world
  • Increased technological base in research, diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation, and daily life functioning for all chronic diseases and geriatric syndromes, including dementia, reflecting the current state of the field

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