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Geriatrics & Gerontology Textbooks

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Duthie: Practice of Geriatrics, 4th ed.; 2007. --- ClinicalKey

Eldercare at Home, 2nd ed. The American Geriatrics Society Foundation for Health in Aging provides this resource for families and friends who are caring for older people at home. Written by experienced health professionals, this is a tool for caregivers who are working in consultation with a health care professional in providing home care for an older person. All chapter contents are links.

Geriatrics section: The Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy, 19th ed; 2011.

Halter: Hazzard's Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, 6th ed.; c2009. --- AccessMedicine

Ham's Primary Care Geriatrics; 6th ed.; 2014. --- ClinicalKey "new"

Kane: Essentials of Clinical Geriatrics, 7th ed.; c2013. --- AccessMedicine

Older Americans Update 2012: Key Indicators of Well-Being / Federal Interagency Forum on Aging; 2008.
This report provides data on the overall status of the U.S. population 65 years of age and over, presenting a broad set of indicators of well being for this population group. It is hoped that these data and trends will help target efforts to improve the lives of older Americans. Simply choose your display format.

Oxford Handbook of Geriatric Medicine, 2nd ed.; 2012. --- Oxford Medicine

Seminars in Old Age Psychiatry / Edited by Rob Butler & Brice Pitt, c1998.
This online textbook published by the Royal College of Psychiatrists contains chapters covering assessment through management and treatment in the mental health of the aged. Adobe Acrobat Reader required.

Williams: Current Diagnosis & Treatment: Geriatrics, 2nd ed.; c2014. --- AccessMedicine

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