For Your PatientA stroke occurs when a blood vessel breaks or when a blood clot blocks a blood vessel or artery.
Physicians PerspectiveWe still have a lot to do if we are to continue to improve functional capacity and quality indicators for our growing number of elderly persons.
OncologyMonoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance occurs with the uncontrolled proliferation of plasma cells from a single clone in the absence of clinical disease.
Endocrinology, DiabetesDiabetes mellitus is a growing concern for the older person.
PsychiatryDepression reduces quality of life, impairing ability to carry out activities of daily living and thereby limiting independence.
Psychiatry RoundsPick’s disease is marked by changes in behavior, mood, social skills, and personality, followed by decline in memory and loss of executive functioning.