Geriatric rehabilitation. 2. Physiatric approach to the older adult

Short Title:
Geriatric rehabilitation. 2. Physiatric approach to the older adult
Model System:
SCI
Reference Type:
Journal Article
Accession No.:
J50183.
Journal:
Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Year, Volume, Issue, Page(s):
2004, vol. 85, issue 7, Suppl 3, pp S3-S6
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Abstract:
Article focuses on the advantages of the physiatric approach to caring for older adults, physical medicine and rehabilitation (PM&R) training in geriatric rehabilitation, metrics in geriatric assessment, prevention, symptom management, medical management, falls, pain, and pharmacology. 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):
Stewart, Deborah G.; Phillips, Edward M.; Bodenheimer, Carol F.; Cifu, David X.
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