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Author Beales, David.

Title Community care of older people / edited by David Beales, Michael Denham, and Alistair Tulloch
Published [New York] : Radcliffe Medical Press, 1998


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Description vii, 206 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents Ageing - the biology of growing old / Ioan Davies -- The demography of old age / Tony Warnes -- The presentation and management of physical disease in older people / Sebastian Fairweather -- The presentation and management of mental disease in older people / Catherine Oppenheimer -- Prescribing and the older patient in the community / Michael Denham -- Nutrition of older people / Helen Molyneux -- Anticipatory care of older people in the community / David Beales and Alistair Tulloch -- The practical organization of screening and socio-medical assessment in old age / Iain McIntosh -- Health promotion and keeping fit in old age / Marion McMurdo -- Community nursing and primary care / Kate Saffin -- Disability and rehabilitation for older people / Sean Brotheridge and John Young -- Special services for older people / David Lubel -- Law and the older patient / Frank Fletcher, Carlyn Leslie and Peter Scott -- Medical ethics in community care / Donald Portsmouth
Older people in ethnic minority groups / Alistair Ritch -- Taking the Diploma in Geriatric Medicine / Bryan Moore-Smith -- The carer's perspective / Jill Pitkeathley and Carolyn Syverson -- App. 1. The Bicester system of screening for the elderly -- App. 2. McIntosh over 75s assessment questionnaire - data store -- App. 3. Phoenix Surgery Anticipatory Care Model for people over the age of 75 years in Cirencester -- Cardiff-Newport Questionnaire -- Training Programme for Staywell 75+ Volunteer Visiting Scheme -- Winchester Questionnaire -- Phoenix Surgery letters
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Older people -- Care -- Great Britain.
Community health services for older people.
Community health services for older people -- Great Britain.
Health Services for the Aged.
Community Health Services.
United Kingdom.
Author Beales, David.
Denham, Michael J. (Michael John)
Tulloch, Alistair.
LC no. 97042034
ISBN 1857750322