Tag Archives: Geriatric Syndromes

Prisons and Health (WHO)

Summary A recent World Health Organisation (WHO), Regional Office for Europe, publication on prisons and health examines prisoners’ wellbeing and the potential impact of prison health on society. International experts offer advice on improving prison health practices across the board. … Continue reading

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Diabetes in Older Adults: US Consensus Report (ADA / Diabetes Care)

Summary The American Diabetes Association (ADA)’s Consensus Development Conference on diabetes and older adults has resulted in the release of this consensus report. It covers: The epidemiology and pathogenesis of diabetes in older adults. The evidence on the prevention and treatment … Continue reading

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