Geriatrics

Geriatrics, or geriatric medicine, is a specialty that focuses on health care of elderly people. It aims to promote health by preventing and treating diseases and disabilities in older adults. There is no set age at which patients may be under the care of a geriatrician, or geriatric physician, a physician who specializes in the care of elderly people. Rather, this decision is determined by the individual patient's needs, and the availability of a specialist. It is important to note the difference between geriatrics, the care of aged people, and gerontology, which is the study of the aging process itself. …

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EU: European Union · 31 May 2024

before 1.1.2021. (10) As of 2022-2023. Country Geriatrics Renal diseases Minimum period of training: 4 http://data.europa.eu/eli/dec_del/2024/1395/oj Country Geriatrics Renal diseases Minimum period of training: 4


EU: European Union · 31 May 2024 English

health and psychiatry — care of the elderly and geriatrics — Evidence-based nursing practice and research health and psychiatry — care of the elderly and geriatrics — nursing care in community settings — person-centred


AHHA: Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association · 30 May 2024 English

The delivery of restorative and wellbeing care is important for improving independence and self-assurance in older Australians. However, in Australia the routine delivery of restorative and wellbeing care in residential …

Views of the public from a citizens’ jury. BMC Geriatrics, 20(1), 172. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12877-020-01575-y


CIRANO: Centre for Interuniversity Research and Analysis on Organizations · 23 May 2024 French

L’étude s’appuie sur un vaste ensemble de données et d’informations incluant des entrevues et sondages réalisés auprès de gestionnaires, de membres du personnel et de résidents de RPA, et des …

Population-Based Study. 58(3) Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 510–517. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1532-5415 improvement project. 59(4) Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 745–753, DOI : https://doi.org/10.1111/j population-based cohort study. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 10.1111/jgs.18394. Advance online publication population-based cohort study. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 10.1111/jgs.18394. Advance online publication Population-Based Study. 58(3) Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 510–517. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1532-5415


EU: European Union · 7 May 2024 English

In 2022–2023, 28 EU/EEA countries and three Western Balkan countries (Kosovo, Montenegro and Serbia) participated in the third ECDC point prevalence survey (PPS) of healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) and antimicrobial use …

paediatrics, neonatology, gynaecology/obstetrics, geriatrics, psychiatry, rehabilitation, long-term care,


ARROW: Asian Pacific Resource and Research Centre for Women · 6 May 2024 English

Its failure to challenge the existing and the State” (1884), Engels traced to the origin of private power structures and willingness to work within the rules property the widespread social …

another article in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society (1963), with his wife Thelma Wilson.


EWA: The Eldercare Workforce Alliance · 3 May 2024 English

support the following requests: mailto:ayork@eldercareworkforce.org • $82 million in funding for geriatrics programs in Title VII of the Public Health Service Act; (HRSA) • $529 million in funding for programs

reworkforce.org • $82 million in funding for geriatrics programs in Title VII of the Public Health Service Title VII Geriatrics Programs (HRSA) Appropriations Request: $82 Million The Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Enhancement Program (GWEP) and Geriatrics Academic Career Awards (GACA) are the only federal programs close current geographic and demographic gaps in geriatrics workforce training. GWEPs and GACAs are highly prepared to train the geriatrics workforce of today and tomorrow. The geriatrics programs trained 67,154


NBER: National Bureau of Economic Research · 3 May 2024 English

Worker shortages are common in many industries. This paper examines the effect of government subsidies to address these shortages in the context of a reform that tied Medicaid payments to …

payroll-based journal data,” Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 2022, 70 (9), 2508–2516. 23


Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation · 2 May 2024 English

Embedding a worker voice mechanism in the regulatory and compliance system for aged care will complement the external regulatory functions of the Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission (the Commission) …

primary care in aged care: a systematic review. BMC Geriatrics. 2022;22(1):579. 16. Cleland J, Hutchinson C aged care? A comprehensive literature review. Geriatrics & Gerontology International. 2021;21(9):765-78


EU: European Union · 25 April 2024 English

This report describes the external quality assessment (EQA) scheme for the European Legionnaires’ disease Surveillance network, for the detection, isolation, identification, and enumeration of Legionella species. The EQA schemes provide …

Legionella sainthelensi. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 1999;47(5):547–52. 6. Slow S, Anderson


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