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Mandibular Implant Prostheses: Guidelines for Edentulous Geriatric Populations

Written by leaders in the field, this comprehensive step-by-step guide combines up-to-date clinical and research information that will help clinicians to advance their theoretical and clinical knowledge on mandibular implant overdentures. Furthermore, it describes treatment considerations for geriatric populations, covering all relevant aspects from physiology to treatment planning and patient ...

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The Encyclopedia of Elder Care, Fourth Edition

Praise for the Third Edition: “The third edition of this outstanding resource reflects the many advances in the care of older people that have occurred since the publication of the second edition…The vast bulk of the content is accessible and relevant to an international audience. The indexing and cross-referencing are ...

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The Encyclopedia of Elder Care, Fourth Edition

Praise for the Third Edition: “The third edition of this outstanding resource reflects the many advances in the care of older people that have occurred since the publication of the second edition…The vast bulk of the content is accessible and relevant to an international audience. The indexing and cross-referencing are ...

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Geriatric Diseases: Evaluation and Management

This volume provides a comprehensive overview of the unique clinical entities of diseases in older patients. The book arranges the organ systems in 21 sections, which include over 100 collective chapters on various age-related diseases in these organ systems. The text is specifically designed for ease-of-use and include learning tools ...

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Geriatric Trauma and Acute Care Surgery

The purpose of this book is to give providers of all levels a simple and essential source of practical information in treating the elderly trauma and emergency surgery patient. The Introduction instructs practitioners how to evaluate and assess risk including frailty and use this information in Goals of Care discussions ...

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Post-Acute and Long Term Geriatric Care Clinical Advisor

Changing demographics have resulted in the elderly constituting a more significant proportion of the population. Many older people will develop functional impairment and disability, necessitating either support at home or admission to long-term care facilities, rehabilitation centers, psychiatric institutions and hospices. Guidance in the clinical challenges that face the staff ...

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Geriatric Orthoptics and Non-Paretic Diplopia in Adults

Elderly patients are often afflicted with the onset of a convergent strabismus as a sign of aging, without any other neurologic disorder. Unfortunately, physicians and even ophthalmologists are generally unaware of this fact. Consequently, such patients fail to find timely help for their double vision. In addition, there are other ...

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Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment

This book offers an up-to-date review on the principles and practice of multidimensional assessment and management of the older individual, which represents the cornerstone of modern clinical practice in the elderly. The early chapters cover the main elements and scope of the comprehensive geriatric approach and explain the pathways of ...

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Telomeres and Telomerase in Aging, Disease, and Cancer: Molecular Mechanisms of Adult Stem Cell Ageing

Telomere shortening represents one of the basic aspects of ageing and telomere dysfunction could contribute to the accumulation of DNA damage during ageing. This book summarizes evidence and data indicating that telomere dysfunction influences human ageing, diseases and cancer. The book describes our current knowledge on checkpoints that limit cellular ...

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Download An Introduction to Forensic Genetics pdf

Download An Introduction to Forensic Genetics pdf Medical book pdf An Introduction to Forensic Genetics By (author): William Goodwin, Adrian Linacre, Sibte Hadi An Introduction to Forensic Genetics is a comprehensive introduction to this fast moving area from the collection of evidence at the scene of a crime to the ...

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Download MicroRNAs: Key Regulators of Oncogenesis pdf

Download MicroRNAs: Key Regulators of Oncogenesis pdf Medical book pdf MicroRNAs: Key Regulators of Oncogenesis Aberrant expression and function of microRNAs (miRNAs) in cancer have added a new layer of complexity to the understanding of development and progression of the disease state. It has been demonstrated that miRNAs have a ...

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Download Gene Therapy Research (Inside Science) pdf

Download Gene Therapy Research (Inside Science) pdf Download medical book Gene Therapy Research (Inside Science) By (author): Hal Marcovitz Gene therapy has the potential to wipe out many horrific and debilitating diseases, including Parkinson’s disease, diabetes and some forms of cancer. As doctors pursue breakthroughs in gene therapy, they must ...

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Download Cancer Genetics pdf

Download Cancer Genetics pdf Download medical book pdf Cancer Genetics: 155 (Cancer Treatment and Research) Cancer Genetics is a collection of chapters covering the key recent developments in cancer genetics which have an impact on clinical care.  The target audience will be physicians and scientists who need to be apprised on the ...

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