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The Resource Treat me, not my age : a doctor's guide to getting the best care as you or a loved one gets older, Mark Lachs

Treat me, not my age : a doctor's guide to getting the best care as you or a loved one gets older, Mark Lachs

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Treat me, not my age : a doctor's guide to getting the best care as you or a loved one gets older
Title
Treat me, not my age
Title remainder
a doctor's guide to getting the best care as you or a loved one gets older
Statement of responsibility
Mark Lachs
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
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Lachs, Mark
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Aging
  • Ageism
  • Geriatrics
Target audience
adult
Label
Treat me, not my age : a doctor's guide to getting the best care as you or a loved one gets older, Mark Lachs
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • No place for sick people : hospitals as we get older
  • You could become geriatric just waiting : how to emerge from the emergency room unscathed
  • In search of an honorable discharge
  • Maybe you're not the problem : disability caused by places and not people (or their diseases)
  • Home away from home as we age
  • Medications as we age
  • Complementary and alternative medicine, vitamins, and supplements : who do you believe?
  • Money and aging
  • Financial gerontology : the good, the bad, and the phony
  • It ain't over till it's over (and sometimes not even then) : a geriatrician talks about death and dying
  • "You're a what"? : understanding how geriatricians think about aging
  • Staying in control : making and encouraging good choices as we age
  • It's never too late
  • The biology of aging : an embarrassment of riches that you were never supposed to need
  • A geriatrician's perspective on ageism : it's not just grandpa who's being put out to pasture
  • Do no harm, but for God's sake, do something
  • Cookbook medicine : a recipe for disaster at any age
  • Bedside matters : do you have an aging-friendly primary care doc?
  • How many specialists does it take to screw in a lightbulb (or screw you up)?
  • Care transitions as you get older : cracks you didn't even know you could fall through
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 386 p.
Isbn
9780670022106
Lccn
2010017487
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn610144629
Label
Treat me, not my age : a doctor's guide to getting the best care as you or a loved one gets older, Mark Lachs
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • No place for sick people : hospitals as we get older
  • You could become geriatric just waiting : how to emerge from the emergency room unscathed
  • In search of an honorable discharge
  • Maybe you're not the problem : disability caused by places and not people (or their diseases)
  • Home away from home as we age
  • Medications as we age
  • Complementary and alternative medicine, vitamins, and supplements : who do you believe?
  • Money and aging
  • Financial gerontology : the good, the bad, and the phony
  • It ain't over till it's over (and sometimes not even then) : a geriatrician talks about death and dying
  • "You're a what"? : understanding how geriatricians think about aging
  • Staying in control : making and encouraging good choices as we age
  • It's never too late
  • The biology of aging : an embarrassment of riches that you were never supposed to need
  • A geriatrician's perspective on ageism : it's not just grandpa who's being put out to pasture
  • Do no harm, but for God's sake, do something
  • Cookbook medicine : a recipe for disaster at any age
  • Bedside matters : do you have an aging-friendly primary care doc?
  • How many specialists does it take to screw in a lightbulb (or screw you up)?
  • Care transitions as you get older : cracks you didn't even know you could fall through
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 386 p.
Isbn
9780670022106
Lccn
2010017487
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn610144629

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