More Details about Geriatric Medicine at a Glance

General Information  
Author(s)Adrian Blundell and Adam Gordon
PublisherJohn Wiley
Publish YearJune 2015


Geriatric Medicine at a Glance logically presents the core principles of geriatric medicine, including mechanisms of ageing, changes in physiology commonly seen in older adults, and the clinical management and treatment of the key medical presentations affecting older patients. It provides a thorough overview of the essential required core knowledge, mapped to the British Geriatrics Society undergraduate curriculum on ageing. Geriatric Medicine at a Glance will help address the uncertainty often experienced by medical students and junior doctors when dealing with older patients.

Key Features:-

  • Is fully aligned with the newly developed British Geriatric Society curriculum on ageing for undergr
  • Explains the relevant concepts associated with ageing in addition to the common medical presentation
  • Includes the perspective of nurses and other allied health professionals
  • Features 'best of five' MCQ self–assessment questions