Provides healthcare professionals with questionnaires, instruments, and clinical concepts for assessing geriatric patients. Includes material on depression assessment, adherence to medical treatment, substance abuse, recognizing elder abuse and prevention of functional decline.
A guide to the diagnosis and treatment of allergic disorders. It is suitable for residents and practitioners who need guidance to identify an allergy, confirm a diagnosis, or find effective therapies. It includes discussions of clinical trials in asthma and updates on drug allergy, imaging, occupational allergy, and immune deficiency evaluation.
Whether it's the answer to a screening, prevention, evaluation, or management question or a comprehensive approach to a complex condition, this book helps reader find a review of best evidence integrated with considerations of affordability, cost-effectiveness, convenience and patient preference.