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Acute Emergencies and Critical Care of the Geriatric Patient

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Published by Informa Healthcare .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Accident & emergency medicine,
  • Geriatric medicine,
  • Medical,
  • Emergency Medicine,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Gerontology,
  • Medical / Infectious Diseases,
  • Emergencies,
  • Aged,
  • Critical care medicine,
  • Geriatrics,
  • Medical emergencies

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsThomas T. Yoshikawa (Editor), Dean C. Norman (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages519
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8124569M
    ISBN 100824703456
    ISBN 109780824703455

      Introduction. Patients aged 65 years and over account for approximately 20% of emergency department (ED) presentations. 1 It is projected that this figure will rise substantially in the coming decades, in line with the demographic trajectory. 2 In the US, it is predicted that 25% of Medicare beneficiaries will be aged 85 years and over by 3 In , the British Geriatric Society reported Cited by:   Geriatric Trauma and Critical Care provides a multidisciplinary overview of the assessment and management of the elderly patient presenting with surgical pathology. By utilizing current literature and evidence-based resources, the textbook elucidates the unique nature of caring for the elderly population.

    average, the geriatric patient has an ED length of stay that is 20% longer and they use 50% more lab/imaging services than younger populations, 18 In addition, Geriatric ED patients are % more likely to require social services. Despite the focus on geriatric acute care in the ED manifest by. Request PDF | Geriatric Emergencies | Geriatric Emergencies is a practical guide to the common conditions affecting older patients who present in an emergency to.

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Including over references, tables, and illustrations, Acute Emergencies and Critical Care of the Geriatric Patient is an indispensable resource for geriatricians, primary care physicians, internists, emergency medicine physicians, intensivists, hosptialists, surgeons, anesthesiologists, orthopedists, cardiologists, psychiatrists.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Language Note: English. Description: xiv, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: pt. Principles of geriatric critical care --Ch. nce of aging issues in the emergency department --Ch. in emergency care of critically ill patients --Ch. dosing and life-threatening drug reactions in the critically ill patient.

Get this from a library. Acute emergencies and critical care of the geriatric patient. [Thomas T Yoshikawa; Dean C Norman;] -- A review of the diagnosis and treatment of common surgical and medical emergencies in elderly patients.

It examines drug therapies and drug prescribing protocols, identifies life-threatening drug. Buy Acute Emergencies and Critical Care of the Geriatric Patient 1 by Yoshikawa, Thomas T., Norman, Dean C. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Format: Hardcover. In the emergency department-in any acute or critical care setting-when it's on you to direct a patient's care based on an ECG, you have to be the ECG expert.

Right then. See what you need to see, recognize what's important, and act accordingly. And quickly. Get better with Electrocardiography in Emergency, Acute, and Critical Care, 2nd Ed.5/5(1). Critical care nurses caring for this population must not only recognize the importance of performing ongoing, comprehensive physical, functional, and psychosocial assessments tailored to the older ICU patient, but also must be able to identify and implement evidence-based interventions designed to improve the care of this extremely vulnerable.

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Written by over 40 distinguished medical experts, Acute Emergencies and Critical Care of the Geriatric Patient describes ideal patient-physician relati. Chapter 13 addresses acute emergency situations, and focuses on causes and prevention of acute emergency situations, initial assessment of the patient in acute emergency situations, management of the patient in cardiac arrest, management of the patient with anaphylaxis, management of the patient in peri-arrest arrhythmias, post-resuscitation care, decisions relating to cardiopulmonary.

Providers of emergency care are preparing for an increased volume of geriatric patients as the elderly population continues to double in size over the year period from Origin. Geriatric intensive care units began because the world population is aging. Geriatric medicine is distinct from adult or pediatric medicine, especially if they are critically ill.

Geriatric medicine was not included in the curricula of undergraduate or advanced medical training until recently, so not all critical care physicians are oriented to the specific needs of geriatric lty: Intensive care medicine.

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Reflecting the maturation of acute medicine as a separate specialty, the book is divided into common presentations, specific problems and procedures.

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Looking forward with a changing demographic of older people’s requirements for acute care, we need to create systems in the 21st century that put their needs at the core of the ED. Radical redesign may be necessary to help health services provide safe and sustainable patient-centered care across the full 7 days of the by: