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Global Geriatric Medicines Market Import-Export Ratio, Share, Expansion Rate Forecast To 2028

Feb 15, 2019 (WiredRelease via COMTEX) -- Geriatric medicine the branch of medicine that is deals with all the aspects of health and illness in older adults and accounts for largest share medical specialty. Drug dosage in the elderly people requires an ...

Source: MarketWatch
Published: 15 Feb 2019

Atlantic Health System's Morristown Medical Center Second Hospital in NJ to Earn Prestigious Level 2 Geriatric Emergency Department Accreditation

In 2014, ACEP along with Society for Academic Emergency Medicine, Emergency Nurses Association, and American Geriatrics Society, developed and released geriatric ED guidelines, recommending measures ranging from adding geriatric-friendly equipment to ...

Source: TAPinto
Published: 16 Feb 2019

New tool for documenting injuries may provide better evidence for elder abuse cases

Geriatric experts now hope to standardize the process of documenting ... The tool emerged from a new study led by Laura Mosqueda, MD, dean of the Keck School of Medicine of USC and professor of family medicine. The study confirms the need for improved ...

Source: Science Daily
Published: 15 Feb 2019

An Innovative Approach to Adequate Oral Hydration in an Inpatient Geriatric Psychiatry Unit

Dr. Velasco is Inpatient Geriatric Psychiatrist, and Dr. Melzer is Assistant Chief Hospitalist, Patient Safety, James A. Haley Veterans' Hospital, Tampa, Florida; Dr. John is Resident Psychiatrist, University of Alabama Birmingham School of Medicine ...

Source: Healio
Published: 13 Feb 2019

Richard Rieselbach, Mara Kieser, and Jay Noren: Geriatric team health care needed for successful aging

Nevertheless, achievement of this goal for successful aging will be dependent on comprehensive training of team-care providers to extend the geriatrics workforce. Richard Rieselbach, M.D., is professor emeritus of medicine, UW School of Medicine and Public ...

Source: Wisconsin State Journal
Published: 13 Feb 2019

OU College of Medicine receives $10.7 million grant for geroscience research

In 2007, William E. Sonntag, Ph.D., arrived on campus to launch and lead the Reynolds Oklahoma Center on Aging, the research division of the Department of Geriatric Medicine. With support from the Reynolds Foundation, Sonntag began recruiting researchers ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 11 Feb 2019

Study Calls for More Oral Health in Geriatric Fellowship Training

Oral health is one of the greatest unmet healthcare needs for the elderly, according to the University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS), which has found that geriatric medical ... of family and community medicine. “Because these patients are ...

Source: Dentistry Today
Published: 15 Feb 2019

Conference on Unani Medicine stresses on effective treatment available in Unani System for many 'untreatable' diseases

Unani Medicine for Geriatric Care, Unani Medicine for Mother and Child Healthcare, Quality Control in Traditional Medicine, Emerging Research Trends in Unani Medicine, and Way Forward for Globalization of Unani Medicine. The conference also had a panel ...

Source: Pharmabiz
Published: 16 Feb 2019

Study considers ways to integrate oral health into geriatric fellowship training

Published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, the survey of 148 geriatric ... The survey was conducted by Silk and colleagues in the Department of Family Medicine & Community Health at UMass Medical School. It is one in a series spearheaded ...

Source: University of Massachusetts Medical School
Published: 08 Feb 2019

Two day Conference on Unani Medicine for Public Health inaugurated at New Delhi

Unani Medicine for Geriatric Care and Mother and Child Healthcare, Quality Control in Traditional Medicine, Emerging Research Trends in Unani Medicine, and Way Forward for Globalization of Unani Medicine. The conference will also have a panel discussion on ...

Source: India Education Diary
Published: 11 Feb 2019

Bocacare® Now Offering Concierge Medicine

He formerly served as Chief of Medicine for BRRH. His primary interests are preventive, geriatric and sports medicine. Dr. Klein earned his degree from Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Davie, Florida. His postgraduate ...

Source: Boca Raton
Published: 18 Feb 2019

Elbow Lesion Market Outlook to 2026 - Lead By Mueller Sports Medicine and Professional Orthopedic Products

Increasing geriatric population highly prone to bone injury and rising ... lesion market Key manufacturers of elbow braces for athletes include Mueller Sports Medicine and Professional Orthopedic Products, among others. Platelet-rich plasma – An ...

Published: 13 Feb 2019

Keck Medicine of USC Announces Acquisition of Los Angeles Cardiology Associates

Keck Medicine of USC is one of only two university-based medical ... The medical center also ranked in the top 10 in urology; top 20 in ophthalmology, geriatrics and cancer care; top 25 in orthopaedics; and top 50 in neurology and neurosurgery, gynecology ...

Source: Newswise
Published: 12 Feb 2019

Rwanda university sets out to teach doctors medicine and management

Additionally, there are forms of care that are not well developed on the continent yet, like geriatrics and neonatal care. There are many reasons for this. One major reason is that there aren’t ...

Published: 05 Feb 2019

Global Geriatric Medicine Market 2017-2023 - Market was Worth $622.17 Billion in 2017 and is Estimated to Grow to $947.9 Billion by 2023

The "Global Geriatric Medicine Market - by Therapeutic Category, Condition, Region - Market Size, Demand Forecasts, Company Profiles, Industry Trends and Updates (2017-2023)" report has been added to's offering. The Global Geriatric ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 10 Sep 2018

Global Geriatric Medicine Market 2017-2023 by Therapeutic Category, Condition & Region -

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Geriatric Medicine Market - by Therapeutic Category, Condition, Region - Market Size, Demand Forecasts, Company Profiles, Industry Trends and Updates (2017-2023)" report has been added to's offering.

Source: NewsOK
Published: 10 Sep 2018

Oxford Handbook of Geriatric Medicine

Despatched in 2 business days. This new edition of the Oxford Handbook in Geriatric Medicine has been expanded and updated to reflect the substantial changes in clinical practice since the previous edition, including the Francis report and the impact on ...

Source: Foyles
Published: 29 Mar 2018

Geriatric Medicine

Speaking through a translator, former personal support worker Jie Xiao stood in an Ottawa courtroom on Thursday in front of the children and grandchildren of the elderly man he assaulted to tell them he was “deeply sorry” for what he had done.

Source: Ottawa Citizen
Published: 31 Jul 2018

Survey of human-horse relationships and veterinary care for geriatric horses

Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University ... OBJECTIVE To assess relationships between horse owners (or lessees) and geriatric or nongeriatric horses and to investigate factors influencing veterinary ...

Source: American Veterinary Medical Association
Published: 01 Aug 2018

Section of Geriatric Medicine

Stanford School of Medicine’s Section of Geriatric Medicine seeks to meet older adults’ unique health needs in all care settings, to train clinical providers in optimal care of older adults, and to develop and disseminate the best models for this care.

Published: 21 Jun 2017

Vernissage at Jewish General Hospital to feature works by geriatric patients

In addition to the efforts of Beauchet and Remondière, the exhibition was made possible by the Division of Geriatric Medicine of the hospital’s Department of Medicine, Uyen Doan, a fellow in geriatric medicine, the Jewish General Hospital, and a $12,000 ...

Source: Montreal Gazette
Published: 10 Jan 2017

Geriatric medicine training in a family medicine residency

While the need for training programs in geriatric medicine is widely recognized, there are substantial obstacles to developing such training. Obstacles include shortage of faculty members and negative attitudes toward geriatrics on the part of students.

Source: LWW Journals
Published: 23 Dec 2017

Center of Excellence in Geriatric Medicine

In 1998, the Section of Geriatrics at Boston University School of Medicine became a Center of Excellence in Geriatrics (COE) funded by the John A. Hartford Foundation. The purpose of this faculty development program is to attract outstanding physicians to ...

Published: 14 Aug 2017