When It's More Than Just a Cough
With symptoms that overlap those of other lung diseases, nontuberculous mycobacterial lung disease can be overlooked or misdiagnosed. Older adults are at particular risk.
Malnutrition in the Older Adult
Clinicians and caregivers in states all over the country can implement recommendations developed by a Malnutrition Prevention Commission for reducing the incidence of malnutrition among older Ohioans.
Psychopharmacology for Geriatricians: Antidepressants and Antianxiety Medications
Because primary care physicians prescribe more antidepressants and sedative-hypnotic medications than do psychiatrists, they need to know the unique reactions and needs of older adults.
Crack the Migraine Mystery: It's Not Just a Headache
More than headaches, migraines are complex conditions that present diagnostic and treatment challenges, particularly in elderly patients.
From the Editor
Taming Lung Disease
Nurse Practitioners Bring Back the House Call
Challenges of Discontinuing Antidepressants
Sedentary Habits Linked to Memory Loss
'Beeting' Alzheimer's Disease
A Meeting of Minds