VA primary care clinics had widely varying approaches for assessing and documenting the functional status of geriatric patients.
Acute leukemia of ambiguous lineage (ALAL) is a rare disorder in adults, constituting about 3% to 5% of acute...
The CDC recently recognized sarcopenia as a reportable medical condition necessitating better screening and diagnosis of this geriatric syndrome...
Peripheral Exudative Hemorrhagic Chorioretinopathy in Patients With Nonexudative Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Although uncommon, peripheral exudative hemorrhagic chorioretinopathy should be considered when evaluating a peripheral dark elevated lesion to...
Recent study data suggest an urgent need for more fall-prevention efforts for adults aged > 75 years.
Results of a testosterone trial show mixed results in alleviating problems that come with aging in male patients.
COVER to COVER: Connecting Older Veterans (Especially Rural) to Community or Veteran-Eligible Resources
A demonstration project trained community counselors to become veteran benefits specialists to improve access to benefits for veterans who are...
Examining various aspects of malnutrition in elderly patients may be helpful in determining the risk of falls.
Memory Skills Classes to Address Cognitive Concerns in Older Veterans With a History of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
Classes adapting existing clinical and educational tools offered veterans with a history of PTSD an opportunity to enhance memory skills and self-...
To reduce the millions of falls occurring each year, the CDC developed an initiative to make fall prevention routine in health care.