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Product Description: When the end of life makes its inevitable appearance, people should be able to expect reliable, humane, and effective caregiving. Yet too many dying people suffer unnecessarily. While an "overtreated" dying is feared, untreated pain or emotional abandonment are equally frightening...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780309063722 | Natl Academy Pr, October 1, 1997, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: When the end of life makes its inevitable appearance, people should be able to expect reliable, humane, and effective caregiving.

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Product Description: Alzheimer disease afflicts more than twelve million people worldwide, and its incidence is increasing at a staggering rate. People with the disorder are living longer than have those in previous generations, and they require interventions for quality-of-life issues associated with palliative care...read more

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9780801898396 | 1 edition (Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, August 20, 2010), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Alzheimer disease afflicts more than twelve million people worldwide, and its incidence is increasing at a staggering rate.

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Product Description: This book distills the wealth of knowledge contained in the classic text, Geriatric Medicine: An Evidence-Based Approach, 4/e into a practical guide for primary care, family medicine, and internal medicine residents. Written by top experts in the field, the book offers a detailed, compact overview of geriatric care...read more

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9780387323244 | 1 edition (Springer Verlag, May 30, 2007), cover price $89.99 | About this edition: This book distills the wealth of knowledge contained in the classic text, Geriatric Medicine: An Evidence-Based Approach, 4/e into a practical guide for primary care, family medicine, and internal medicine residents.

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Product Description: Successful theatrical productions are a team effort and require the close cooperation of the playwright, producer, director, designers, and actors. The group responsible for selecting a play and the style of its production must first reach a consensus on their reason for being and their rationale for approaching an audience...read more

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9780387946924 | 3rd edition (Springer Verlag, December 1, 1996), cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Successful theatrical productions are a team effort and require the close cooperation of the playwright, producer, director, designers, and actors.
9780387969770 | 2nd edition (Springer Verlag, February 1, 1990), cover price $110.00 | also contains International Economic Law After the Global Crisis: A Tale of Fragmented Disciplines | About this edition: Reorganized into a single, tightly focused volume, the new edition of Geriatric Medicine offers practical, authoritative, and comprehensive coverage of the diseases, common problems, and medical care of older persons.

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Product Description: Since the publication of the third edition of Geriatric Medicine,extraordinary advances have occurred in the science of aging and the potential for biomedical research to give us answers to many, if not most, of the age-related disorders that threaten the quality of life in older years...read more

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9780387955148 | 4 sub edition (Springer Verlag, February 1, 2003), cover price $349.00 | About this edition: Since the publication of the third edition of Geriatric Medicine,extraordinary advances have occurred in the science of aging and the potential for biomedical research to give us answers to many, if not most, of the age-related disorders that threaten the quality of life in older years.

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9780070520134, titled "Harrison''s Principles of Internal Medicine: Pretest Self-Assessment and Review" | 13th edition (McGraw-Hill, September 1, 1994), cover price $39.95 | also contains Harrison''s Principles of Internal Medicine: Pretest Self-Assessment and Review | About this edition: Physicians wishing to test their skills and residents preparing for the internal medicine boards will find this self-assessment and review invaluable.

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Product Description: With the appearance of a textbook as comprehensive as this one, it is clear that the field of geriatrics is coming of age. The broad scope of these volumes shapes a substantial answer to the question, "What is geriatrics and why should we be interested in it?" As I see it, there are at least five reasons...read more
By Christine K. Cassel (contributor)

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9780387909585 | Springer Verlag, October 1, 1984, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: With the appearance of a textbook as comprehensive as this one, it is clear that the field of geriatrics is coming of age.

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By Christine K. Cassel (contributor)

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9780387909448 | Springer Verlag, August 1, 1984, cover price $115.50 | About this edition: Book by

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Product Description: This collection of essays on the management of healthcare look at topics such as: income, distribution and life expectancy; internal market reform of the National Health Service; the changing nature of the medical profession; and doctors as managers.
By Christine K. Cassel (contributor), R. Klein (contributor), A. Kleinman (contributor), M. A. Rudberg (contributor) and Rosemary Stewart (editor)

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9781855219342 | Dartmouth Pub Co, August 1, 1998, cover price $230.00 | About this edition: This collection of essays on the management of healthcare look at topics such as: income, distribution and life expectancy; internal market reform of the National Health Service; the changing nature of the medical profession; and doctors as managers.

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Product Description: Savvy, comprehensive, and authoritative, this book, written by a physician with more than thirty years’ experience caring for elderly patients, assesses the current state and the future prospects of Medicare, perhaps the most influential health-insurance program of our time...read more

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9780520246249 | Univ of California Pr, September 1, 2005, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Savvy, comprehensive, and authoritative, this book, written by a physician with more than thirty years' experience caring for elderly patients, assesses the current state and the future prospects of Medicare, perhaps the most influential health care program of our time.

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9780520251564 | 1 edition (Univ of California Pr, March 29, 2007), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Savvy, comprehensive, and authoritative, this book, written by a physician with more than thirty years’ experience caring for elderly patients, assesses the current state and the future prospects of Medicare, perhaps the most influential health-insurance program of our time.

Product Description: Sponsored by Physicians for Social Responsibility, this book provides an annotated collection of primary documents on the issues related to the profliferation of nuclear weapons as they affect health professionals.

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9780275914233 | Praeger Pub Text, June 1, 1984, cover price $83.00 | About this edition: Sponsored by Physicians for Social Responsibility, this book provides an annotated collection of primary documents on the issues related to the profliferation of nuclear weapons as they affect health professionals.

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Product Description: One of the most daunting aspects of growing older is the torrent of advice we face about maintaining our physical health and our mental acuity. Entire books have been written on how to manage finances, how to avoid falls, how to care for aging parents...read more
By Christine K. Cassel (editor) and George A. Vallasi (editor)

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9780814715154 | New York Univ Pr, March 1, 1999, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: An authoritative, illustrated, practical guide explains the normal processes of aging, what medical problems are likely, how the law affects the elderly, and similar topics, and offers a comprehensive list of organizations that deal with aspects of aging.

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9780814715161 | New York Univ Pr, January 1, 2001, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: One of the most daunting aspects of growing older is the torrent of advice we face about maintaining our physical health and our mental acuity.

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