Description

In addition to serving as a timely, comprehensive, state-of-the-art textbook of geriatric medicine anchored in science, evidence-based medicine, and patient-centered practice, the book also is intended to meet the learning needs of fellows in geriatric medicine. The authors succeed in modeling a textbook of geriatric medicine on textbooks of internal medicine. 3 Stars.--Doody's Review Service. The undisputed leader on the subject of geriatrics, this comprehensive guide combines gerontology principles with clinical geriatrics offering unmatched coverage of this area of medicine. Written by some of the world's most respected geriatricians, Hazzard's Principles of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology presents the most up-to-date, evidence-based medical information available -- in a revamped 2-color design that makes finding the answers to your questions faster and easier than ever.


Key Features:-

  • A greater emphasis on evidence-based medicine through the expanded use of Clinical Practice Guidelin
  • A new international advisory board of 12 global authorities and an increased number of international
  • Important new chapters on the cultural aspects of geriatrics, emergency geriatrics, hospital geriatr
  • Information integrated with additional online resources
  • Tables, drawings, and clinical algorithms made even more effective by a new two-color design
  • 300 illustrations (including 64 in a full-color insert)

More Details about Hazzard'S Geriatric Medicine And Gerontology

General Information  
Author(s)HALTER
PublisherMcGraw Hill
Edition6
ISBN9780071488723
Pages1760
BindingHardcover
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2014