This practical, ready-access reference provides clinicians and students with evidence-based strategies for the care of older patients. The book is organized to yield quick answers to questions arising during the patient encounter. The contributors offer pragmatic management guidelines appropriate for the complexities of multiple problems and advanced age, and emphasize a disease management approach.Each morning, in a sleep diary, the patient records his/her time in bed, estimated amount of sleep, number of awakenings, time of ... The physician should try to obtain corroborating evidence from the bed partner, if available. ... The ICSD Diagnostic and Coding Manual lists 88 sleep disorders with their diagnostic criteria.
|Title||:||Office Care Geriatrics|
|Author||:||Thomas C. Rosenthal, Mark E. Williams, Bruce J. Naughton|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2006|