Prescribing for Elderly Patients

Prescribing for Elderly Patients

4.11 - 1251 ratings - Source

A guide for doctors to quickly choose the right drugs in the right dose for the most important clinical problems in the elderly Prescribing medications for elderly patients is complex - this book gives clear advice on treatment regimes, drug interactions, adverse effects, and recommended dose changes Provides practical help with the problems that can arise in reaching an accurate diagnosis in the elderly, recommends clear treatment options, lists key drug interactions and side effects, and advises when to amend dosesFitness to undergo endoscopy can be problematic in the elderly and sometimes require hospital admission prior to ... respiratory disease); a€c fasting before endoscopy (diabetics); a€c need for bowel preparation for colonoscopy (tolerability ofanbsp;...

Title:Prescribing for Elderly Patients
Author:Stephen Jackson, Paul Jansen, Arduino Mangoni
Publisher:John Wiley & Sons - 2009-04-22


You Must CONTINUE and create a free account to access unlimited downloads & streaming