Table of Contents

Geriatric Aphorisms

History and Physical Examination

Functional Status Assessment

Working with the Patient and Caregiving Family

Pharmacotherapy

Nutritional Assessment and Treatment Strategies

Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE)

Delirium

Falls

Pressure Sores

Infectious Diseases

Interacting with Long Term Care Systems

Abuse and Neglect

Ethical Issues in Geriatric Medical Care

Geriatric Gynecology

Cardiovascular Function and Disease in the Elderly

Perioperative Care of Elderly Patients

Osteoporosis

Dizziness in the Elderly

Preventive Healthcare for Older Populations

Urinary Incontinence

Diabetes in the Elderly

Ophthalmology

Depression in Older Adults

Pharmacological Management of Pain

Hospice and Palliative Care in Geriatrics