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Selected models of practice in geriatric psychiatry

a Task Force report of the American Psychiatric Association.

by American Psychiatric Association. Task Force on Models of Practice in Geriatric Psychiatry.

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Published by American Psychiatric Association in Washington, DC .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Geriatric psychiatry -- Practice -- United States.,
    • Geriatric psychiatry -- Practice.,
    • Geriatric Psychiatry -- organization & administration.,
    • Models, Psychological.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 67-73) and index.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRC451.4.A5 A5 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 82 p. ;
      Number of Pages82
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1741972M
      ISBN 100890422397
      LC Control Number92048940

      Implementing geriatric models of care and promoting gerontological nursing certification through facilitating the role of the GCNS improves patient outcomes. To support nursing practice at the point of care, whether at the bedside, in a patient’s home, or in a community setting, an essential cost-effective method is incorporating a GCNS role Cited by: 9. This essential guide is designed for mental health practitioners and primary care providers without advanced training in geriatric psychiatry. Gary J. Kennedy sets forth a clear framework for understanding the interplay of medical, psychological, and social factors in frequently encountered problems among older adults. Clear guidelines are delineated for assessing and treating such .

      Since its introduction in , electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) has remained an important treatment for selected serious neuropsychiatric illnesses and continues to be one of the most effective treatments in psychiatry. ECT has evolved into a technically sophisticated procedure with a proven track record of by: On-Call Geriatric Psychiatry is the first practical guide to knit together evidence-based medicine and geriatric psychiatric principles and practice guidelines and is a valuable resource for trainees, psychiatrists, geriatricians, emergency departments, nursing home physicians, and other health professionals working with older adult patients.

      50 Studies Every Psychiatrist Should Know presents key studies that have shaped the practice of psychiatry. Selected using a rigorous methodology, the studies cover topics including: psychotic disorders, depressive disorders, women's mental health, child and adolescent disorders, and epidemiological studies. For each study, a concise summary is presented with an emphasis on . Geriatric patients have different and diverse needs from the younger population. Although, a larger number of physicians and clinicians are practicing in India but only a few clinicians are specially trained to deal with the ageing population. Geriatric population have diverse and different health care needs from the younger : TS Sathyanarayana Rao.


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