psychogeriatric


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Related to psychogeriatric: geriatric psychiatry, psychogeriatrician

psychogeriatric

adjective Referring to geriatric psychiatry, see there.

psychogeriatric

(sī-kō-jĕr-ē-ăt′rĭk)
Concerning the psychiatric disorders that may affect elderly persons.
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MMSE, Mini-Mental State Examination; NPI-Q Neuropsychiatric Inventory-Questionnaire; PGDRS P, Psychogeriatric Dependency Rating Scale-Physical; SD, standard deviation; Table 3: Medical Services Utilization at Baseline, 9, and 18 Months Estimated Mean (Standard Error) (*) [DELTA] in Intervention--[DELTA] in Augmented Usual Intervention Augmented Usual Care from Outcome Care(N= 193) (N= 110) Baseline to 9 or 18 months (95% CI) Emergency department visits Baseline 0.
The Older Persons' Ability Level Census found that highest bed occupancy rates were for dementia (95%) and psychogeriatric (96%) specialised beds (Boyd et al.
The study was conducted at the psychogeriatric clinic of a tertiary hospital in Brazil (Institute of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo) between February and December 2013.
These components include a full medical assessment for pathologies, medication review (including over-the-counter medication) with regard to polypharmacy and high-risk medications, [10] psychogeriatric review, functional status, functional assessment of gait and balance and an evaluation of environmental hazards in the home.
Prevalence and clinical correlates of restless legs syndrome among psychogeriatric patients.
Prevalence of bipolar disorder in a psychogeriatric population.
The 29th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Psychogeriatric Society 2014.
Willsmere was a large psychogeriatric hospital at Kew which catered for older people with varying degrees of dementia and mental illness.
For instance, the waiting time for a new case appointment in the psychogeriatric outpatient clinics varies from several months to over a year.
perfringens type A outbreak, two fatalities occurred in a psychogeriatric hospital in England (4).
a psychogeriatric unit at Stikland Hospital and a province-wide system of community care at Oranje Hospital in Bloemfontein.
In a book endorsed by the International Psychogeriatric Association, the psychiatry of old age is introduced as a crucial discipline given the rapid ageing of the global population.