News Articles on 'Geriatric Medicine'
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
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
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
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 ...
Published: 29 Mar 2018
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