psychogeriatrics


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psychogeriatrics

(ˌsaɪkəʊdʒɛrɪˈætrɪks)
n
(Medicine) (functioning as singular) med the branch of health care concerned with the study, diagnosis, and sometimes treatment of mentally disordered older people. Compare geriatrics
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1017/S1041610217002721) International Psychogeriatrics  was funded, in part, by UC San Diego's Sam and Rose Stein Institute for Research on Aging.
The study, 'Researchers Find Common Psychological Traits in Group of Italians Aged 90 to 101,' was published in the journal International Psychogeriatrics.
com)-- The Board of Directors for the International Psychogeriatrics Association (IPA) announced its recent elections for new board members.
Tao Wang graduated from the Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine with a doctoral degree in psychogeriatrics in 2012.
is an educator and therapist with a particular interest in psychogeriatrics and expressive arts therapy, and a member of OACCPP--an Association of Mental Health Professionals.
Bergh, "The course of neuropsychiatric symptoms in nursing-home patients with dementia over a 53-month follow-up period," International Psychogeriatrics, vol.
El Haj and colleagues reported May 28 in International Psychogeriatrics that familiar music seems to boost autobiographical memories in people with Alzheimer's.
The findings were originally published in Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders EXTRA and International Psychogeriatrics.
A survey of 18,552 Americans published in the June 2013 issue of the journal International Psychogeriatrics has linked healthy behaviors with lower risk for serious memory problems later in life.
The study was published in the June issue of International Psychogeriatrics.
The construction project is carried out in two phases, Phase 1 includes construction of the child and adolescent psychiatric outpatient clinic in and in connection with somatikkens family house, and Phase 2 includes construction of all units and Psychogeriatrics clinic.
22) Locally, reasons for caution include the troubled history of psychiatry and clinical psychology during apartheid, (23,24) that psychiatric disorders have long been stigmatised, and that facilities for substance use disorders, psychogeriatrics, and community nursing have closed.