Drugs for the Geriatric Patient book cover

Drugs for the Geriatric Patient

This user-friendly, comprehensive drug reference, point-of-care usage -provides clinical information on more than 1000 drugs and their use in geriatric patients. In addition to dosage information and clinical indications, this reference also addresses the challenging issues of drug-drug and drug-disease interactions, polypharmacy, toxicity, compromised renal and hepatic function, withdrawal events, and more. Useful summary sections provide ‘at a glance' conclusions, recommendations and clinical pearls.

Audience
Family practitioners, Internists, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners and Geronologists

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Published: February 2007

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4160-0208-6

Contents

  • Introduction

    Abbreviations

    Medication Use

    Drugs

    Index

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