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geriatric care

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  • geriatric care — treatment of elderly people …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Geriatric care management — is a service that provides assistance to the elderly and their families when they are faced with problems they are unable to resolve on their own. Most geriatric care managers have backgrounds in social work or nursing, or another human service… …   Wikipedia

  • Yee Hong Centre for Geriatric Care — The Yee Hong Centre for Geriatric Care in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, is a residential community for senior citizens, particularly those unable to care for themselves. It came about when Dr. Joseph Wong witnessed the lack of emotional support and… …   Wikipedia

  • Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care — Infobox Hospital Name = PAGENAME Org/Group = Caption = Location = Bathurst Street Region = Toronto State = Ontario Country = Canada HealthCare = Medicare Type = Specialist Speciality = Elderly care Standards = Emergency = No Affiliation=… …   Wikipedia

  • Care of residents — refers to care given to adults or children outside of the patient s home. Care can be 24 hour care or partial care depending on the person s needs. Residential care services take into account the needs and wishes of the individual, weighed… …   Wikipedia

  • Geriatric medicine in Egypt — History Geriatric medicine in Egypt as a speciality was introduced in 1982, and in 1984 a geriatrics unit in Ain Shams University Faculty of Medicine was established [ [http://weekly.ahram.org.eg/1999/438/feature.htm The Age of reason] ] .Many… …   Wikipedia

  • geriatric — [[t]ʤe̱riæ̱trɪk[/t]] geriatrics 1) ADJ: ADJ n Geriatric is used to describe things relating to the illnesses and medical care of old people. [MEDICAL] There is a question mark over the future of geriatric care... The geriatric and mental patients …   English dictionary

  • Geriatric dentistry — or gerodontics is the delivery of dental care to older adults involving the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of problems associated with normal aging and age related diseases as part of an interdisciplinary team with other health care… …   Wikipedia

  • geriatric — ► ADJECTIVE 1) relating to old people. 2) informal decrepit or out of date. ► NOUN ▪ an old person, especially one receiving special care. ORIGIN from Greek g ras old age + iatros doctor …   English terms dictionary

  • geriatric — [ˌdʒɛrɪ atrɪk] adjective 1》 relating to old people. 2》 informal decrepit or out of date. noun an old person, especially one receiving special care. Origin 1920s: from Gk gēras old age + iatros doctor , on the pattern of paediatric. Usage… …   English new terms dictionary

  • geriatric — adjective 1 (only before noun) connected with the medical care and treatment of old people: The geriatric ward at the hospital is under threat of closure. 2 informal too old to work properly or effectively: geriatric judges | another of those… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English


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