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geriatrics

je ree a triks

  • n  the branch of medical science that deals with diseases and problems specific to old people

  • But when Greg Sachs, chief of geriatrics at the University of Chicago, launched a geriatrics fellowship in 1986, only a few young doctors entered the two-year program, in fits .
  • Nowhere in the country is there a chair of geriatrics, or any course specifically devoted to geriatrics in any medical-school curriculum.
  • The latest in a long line of research on alcohol's benefits sure to cause a stir is a paper by geriatrics researchers at the University of Bari in Italy appearing in the .
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  • Michael McCloud in Kansas City Star
    Just about the moment I realized the strange soup of humanity was happening right before my eyes, a tour bus pulled up from Fort Lauderdale,McCloud recalled of that March day in 1988. "A bunch of geriatrics with walkers came in with their...
  • Khaw Boon Wan in Channel News Asia
    My biggest dream is to have my thesis work in conjunction with doctors in geriatrics, to have a machine figure out from patients' blood exactly what sounds to play to change the hormonal balance in their blood and make them survive the anesthesia... Rory Lewis http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rory_Lewis&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNEXbGk3IB41gDYtRjp6He8OrMeZ6A Charlotte Observer http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.charlotte.com/mld/charlotte/living/16391968.htm&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNElgoH_5AVXTQGLy6V5W21HAjDN9A Jan 5, 2007 41759 57346 geriatrics Mr Khaw said: When we look beyond O&G, we see women living longer and presenting with many conditions which requires our care - osteoporosis, oncology, geriatrics, strokes. Their needs beyond O&G are growing and contribute to the crowding in the...

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