gerontology

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Synonyms for gerontology

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

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Fowlie Department of Clinical Geratology, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford OX2 6HE
Prentice MRC Dunn Nutritional Laboratory, Downhams Lane, Milton Road, Cambridge CB4 1XJ (*) Address correspondence to: Department of Clinical Geratology, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford OX2 6HE
The focus never wavers from the practical implications of the increasingly exact science of geriatric medicine and geratology. The references are predominantly American but admirably extensive, and they are annotated - a novelty I found useful.
Winner, Department of Clinical Geratology, The Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford OX2 6HE
Clinical geratology. J R Coll Phys Lond 1993;27:339-40.