Geriatric rehabilitation. 4. Physical medicine and rehabilitation interventions for common age-related disorders and geriatric symptoms

Short Title:
Geriatric rehabilitation. 4. Physical medicine and rehabilitation interventions for common age-related disorders and geriatric symptoms
Model System:
SCI
Reference Type:
Journal Article
Accession No.:
J50185.
Journal:
Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Year, Volume, Issue, Page(s):
2004, vol. 85, issue 7, Suppl 3, pp S18-S22
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Abstract:
Article describes physical medicine and rehabilitation (PM&R) interventions for age-related physiological changes. Discussion specifically focuses on interventions for mobility alterations, activities of daily living limitations, osteoporosis, cognitive and behavioral changes, bladder changes, and bowel changes. This article is part of the study guide on geriatric rehabilitation in the Self-Directed Physiatric Education program for practitioners and trainees in PM&R and geriatric medicine.
Author(s):
Phillips, Edward M.; Bodenheimer, Carol F.; Roig, Randolph L.; Cifu, David X.
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