Books & CD-ROMS:
Geriatrics Evaluation & Management Tools
Clinical Templates to Support Clinicians and Systems that are Caring for Older Adults
The new AGS Geriatrics E&M Tools are 2-page clinical templates which follow a History & Physical (H&P) format, and are meant to provide guidance to clinicians and trainees who are caring for older adults. Topics included in this first edition are Appropriate Prescribing, Behavior Problems in Dementia, Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, Delirium, Dementia, Depression, Falls, Frailty, Incontinence, Insomnia, Osteoporosis, and Pressure Ulcers.
2013 Edition of Geriatrics At Your Fingertips, Print Edition
Geriatrics At Your Fingertips is an essential tool in evaluating and managing the diseases and disorders that most commonly affect older persons. It is an excellent tool for all practicing clinicians, including physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, physician assistants, and pharmacists, as well as professionals-in-training in all of these disciplines.
Geriatrics Review Syllabus (8th Edition)
Authored by more than 180 medical experts in the care of older adults, the fully revised Geriatrics Review Syllabus: A Core Curriculum in Geriatric Medicine, Eighth Edition (GRS8) covers the latest developments in geriatric medicine for those who wish to expand and update their knowledge in the field. Earn up to 90 Continuing Medical Education credits with this up-to-date and comprehensive resource. Available in Print & Online!
Geriatric Nursing Review Syllabus, 3rd Edition
Geriatric Nursing Review Syllabus: A Core Curriculum in Advanced Practice Geriatric Nursing (GNRS3), is a concise, up-to-date, and comprehensive text for advanced practice geriatric nurses. based on the Geriatrics Review Syllabus: A Core Curriculum in Geriatric Medicine, 7th Edition.
GRS7 Audio Companion
The GR7 Audio Companion provides 30 minute audio discussion on 62 topics based on the GRS7 with chapter authors and content experts. Earn up to 35 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ or 35 AAFP Prescribed credit using either of the available audio formats (available in Compact Disk or MP3 Audio Disk)
Doorway Thoughts: Cross-Cultural Health Care for Older Adults, Volume I
Doorway Thoughts, Volume I focuses on how clinicians caring for older adults can develop an understanding of different ethnic groups in order to effectively care for their patients.
Doorway Thoughts: Cross-Cultural Health Care for Older Adults, Volume II
Addressing the role of ethnicity in health decision-making in America. Doorway Thoughts, Volume II focuses on eight more ethnic groups.
Doorway Thoughts: Cross-Cultural Health Care for Older Adults, Volume III
Doorway Thoughts, Volume III focuses on how clinicians caring for older adults can develop an understanding of different religious groups in order to effectively care for their patients.
Assisted Living Nursing: A Manual for Management and Practice
Assisted Living Nursing provides a comprehensive overview of both management activities and clinical competencies for assisted living nurses. It provides practical guidelines and decision-making models to help nurses address both the large- and small-scale challenges of their daily practice. AGS Members are eligible to a 20% discount on the purchase of this book, just use code AGS2 when you check out.
Geriatric Education for Emergency Medical Services (GEMS)
The GEMS course is an exciting new national continuing education curriculum designed for any emergency provider. GEMS will help EMS providers better assess and manage ill, injured, or disabled older patients.
Reichel's Care of the Elderly: Clinical Aspects of Aging, 6th Edition
Dr William Reichel's pioneering text is a practical and useful guide for all levels of geriatric care. It emphasizes clinical management and addresses problems from the simple to the highly complex. For the sixth edition the renowned editors have revised every chapter and have included the most recent advances in elderly care. AGS Members are eligible to a 25% discount on the purchase of this book - just use promotion code AGS0411 when you check out.