This manual gives step-by-step guidance on the evaluation and treatment of geriatric diseases and disorders. It covers incidence of disorders, diagnostic tests, associated diagnoses, clinical implications for mobility, and rehabilitation techniques. It offers a broad overview of the effects of aging on all body systems. Special geriatric considerations for laboratory assessment, thermoregulations, and pharmacology are also discussed. This manual is a resource for all training clinicians in geriatric care and is a quick-reference guide for students and practitioners in this field.Home health services are usually covered under Medicare Part A, provided certain criteria are met. As stated above, the ... The Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, MD Centers for Medicare aamp; Medicaid Services (CMS) 2005 Statistics.
|Title||:||Geriatric Rehabilitation Manual|
|Author||:||Timothy L. Kauffman|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier Health Sciences - 2007|