Prescribing for Elderly Patients

Stephen Jackson (Editor), Paul Jansen (Editor), Arduino Mangoni (Editor)

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Abstract

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 doses.

Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationChichester, England
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons Ltd
Number of pages523
Edition1st
ISBN (Electronic)9780470017975
ISBN (Print)9780470024287
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2 Apr 2009

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    Jackson, S., Jansen, P., & Mangoni, A. (Eds.) (2009). Prescribing for Elderly Patients. (1st ed.) John Wiley & Sons Ltd. https://doi.org/10.1002/9780470017975