Classic Papers in Geriatric Medicine with Current Commentaries
This volume collects the foundation papers in the discipline of Geriatric medicine. The book begins with a chapter on those papers that established the field. It then goes on to provide a long overdue review of the important "classic" papers in geriatric medicine and includes information on the development of health systems which support the care of older patients. Each chapter begins with a commentary by a faculty member with special interest or expertise in that area.
Long overdue review of the important “classic” papers in geriatric medicineUnique format, consisting of expert commentary and reproduction of the original paperInsightful clinical opinion combined with objective assessmentBroad area of topics in geriatric medicine culled from the literature over timeIdentification of other fundamental papers in the fieldRediscover foundation papers in geriatric medicine