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5 edition of Practical Guide to the Care of the Geriatric Patient found in the catalog.

Practical Guide to the Care of the Geriatric Patient

Practical Guide Series (Practical Guide)

by Tom J. Wachtel

  • 83 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Mosby .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geriatric medicine,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Gerontology,
  • Internal Medicine,
  • Medical / Internal Medicine,
  • Geriatrics,
  • Handbooks,
  • Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Medical care,
  • Older people

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages784
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10462612M
    ISBN 100323036716
    ISBN 109780323036719

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If you need a practical, portable resource to get you through the day-to-day management of older patients, Practical Guide to the Care of the Geriatric Patient is the answer. It zeroes in on the differential diagnoses, clinical findings, lab values, and treatment guidelines you need and makes them easy to Author: Tom J.

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