June 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In an ongoing effort to provide life-enhancing programs for the neediest elderly, the Lisa and Ernest Auerbach Geriatric Psychiatry
Unit of the Los Angeles Jewish Home has been designated by Los Angeles County as an LPS facility.
of California, Davis School of Medicine) and the text's editors simulate the test format for the specialty-certifying examination in geriatric psychiatry
We congratulate them for their well-deserved recognition by the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry
and American Medical Directors Association.
Nanda will be responsible for the supervision and oversight of the Home's geriatric psychiatry
outpatient clinical services, with a special focus on memory disorders.
HONOLULU -- Early and judicious treatment of dementia may slow a patient's deterioration and delay or even eliminate the need for a nursing home, according to a presentation at the annual meeting of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry
His other UCLA positions include Director of the Aging and Memory Research Center and Memory Clinic at the Neuropsychiatric Institute; Professor of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences; Director of the Geriatric Psychiatry
and Psychology Training Program, and the Imaging and Genetics Core of the Alzheimer's Disease Center.
He holds a Certificate of Added Qualifications in Geriatric Psychiatry
, and his work has been focused within the division of geriatric psychiatry
In a study that used new prescriptions for antihyperglycemic agents as a surrogate for new cases of diabetes, the incidence of diabetes was higher in patients taking antipsychotics than in those who were not, the researchers reported in a poster presentation at the annual meeting of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry
The technique was first reported in the January 2002 issue of the American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry
The new development also includes Fraser Health s first dedicated geriatric psychiatry
unit, designed for elderly patients experiencing acute depression, anxiety or psychosis.
Jeste, both of the division of geriatric psychiatry
at the University of California, San Diego (Arch.
of Pennsylvania) integrate the clinical evidence for the particularities of geriatric psychiatry
This is the only program in greater New York in which a geriatric psychiatrist is integrated into a home care agency," said Gary Kennedy, MD, director of the initiative and chief of Montefiore's Geriatric Psychiatry
said in an industry-sponsored symposium at the annual meeting of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry
Rodda (University College London) provides a concise but comprehensive guide to geriatric psychiatry
for psychiatrists in training, general practitioners, psychiatric nurses, and allied health professionals.