The conference is organised by the Sousse-based medicine university, the Sahloul teaching hospital's internal medicine ward, the Clinical Geriatrics
Research Unit, in co-operation with the Mediterranean Geriatrics
* The American Geriatrics
Society (www.americangeriatrics.org) is devoted to improving the health, independence, and quality of life of all older people.
The need for geriatric
otolaryngology as a response to the aging of our population was first voiced by our colleagues in the early 1980s.
Presence of favorable reimbursement policies and increased life expectancy are also amongst few factors expected to propel demand for geriatric
Proceeds will go to equipping its geriatric
centers with educational materials and financing the training of its health workers.
North America Geriatric
Care Services Type Overview Chapter 5.
Out of 140 or so geriatric
doctors across the country, about half do not have actual clinic or hospital experience, largely due to lack of facilities where health professionals can train for this specialty, the lawmaker further noted.
Prior to his new appointment, Feiner served as founding chief of the division of geriatric
medicine at Queens Hospital Center.
Feiner has practiced both Internal Medicine and Geriatrics
for 31 years.
Identifying these changes in lumbosacral alignment in the geriatric
population will enable to create proper rehabilitation strategies.
A recent Canadian Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons report highlighted areas of medicine that are overserviced but also emphasized those that are underserviced, including geriatric
Objective: The objective of this study was to assess the need of establishing a geriatric
department in tertiary care military hospitals.