Publication Year: 2011
Authors/Editor: Albert, Martin; Knoefel, Janice
Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 92
With a deft touch, the editors - Drs. Martin Albert and Janice Knoefel - have incorporated the geriatric care perspective and a quality-oriented approach to health care throughout the volume.
Now divided into 9 comprehensive sections, the Third Edition contains subjects ranging from geriatric assessment to pain management and palliative care. Specific sections include: Introduction to Geriatric Neurology; Neurological Assessment in Aging; Cognitive Disorders in Aging; Motor Disorders in Aging; Neuropsychiatric Illness in Aging; Sensory Disturbance in Aging; Peripheral Neurology of Aging; Disease States in Elderly; and Neurological Therapeutics.
This is the definitive reference, useful for all clinicians caring for older people and informative to those who set policies that affect research and clinical practice.
Clinical Neurology of Aging