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geriatrics
November 2, 2022

What Is Geriatrics?

The field of geriatrics is concerned with the care of older people. Geriatricians treat older patients in a variety of healthcare settings. They also collaborate with other disciplines such as therapists, pharmacists, and social workers. Some of the topics covered in geriatric care include depression in older people and the treatment of chronic conditions. Age […]

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Dr. Calvin Hirsch
October 21, 2022

Dementia and Depression in People With Dementia

The prevalence of depression in people with dementia and depressive disorders was studied according to dementia subtypes, continents, and settings. Settings included healthcare outpatient settings, long-term care facilities, and inpatient units. The study also identified the causes and risk factors for depression. There was a high prevalence of depression among those with dementia in the […]

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Calvin Hirsch - Awarded Sacaramentos Top Doctor 2018-2021
October 5, 2022

Calvin Hirsch – Awarded Sacramento’s Top Doctor 2018-2021

Dr Calvin Hirsch is a highly respected senior physician with more than three years of experience. He has received several honours, including being named a Top Doctor in Sacramento four times. His research has been instrumental in improving care for older adults. He also helps fund the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute NIH, which […]

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geriatrics
September 15, 2022

Health Systems Can Improve the Quality of Care of Older Adults

As older people age, health systems must adapt to meet their needs. New technology and innovation will drive change, and discerning consumers will become aware of the avoidable harms that can occur. Lawsuits, penalties, and increased public expectations will pressure organizations to change. The health systems that adapt will lead by example and build a […]

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August 29, 2022

Geriatric Medicine in 2022

Geriatric medicine is growing in demand. However, the business model of the field is changing. These are some of the key changes affecting the practice of geriatric medicine. In addition, there will be more demand for geriatric physicians, and the pay for them will increase. Changing business models for geriatrics With the rapidly growing senior […]

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Geriatricians
August 17, 2022

What Is a Geriatricians?

Geriatricians are physicians who specialize in the care of older patients. These specialists work closely with other health professionals, including pharmacists, therapists, and social workers. They also perform a wide variety of research and training. In addition to their medical work, geriatricians help older patients stay safe and healthy by providing the best care.  Symptoms […]

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Geriatricians
July 11, 2022

Treatments Available for Seniors in 2022

The Mayo Clinic has a long history of research in geriatric treatment, but the future of geriatric medicine may be even brighter. With the help of the Mayo Clinic Center for Geriatric Medicine, researchers will find new ways to improve care for the elderly. In addition to its expertise in geriatrics, UNC Geriatrics will also […]

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June 10, 2022

Advanced Glycation End Products and the Kidney – Dr. Calvin Hirsch

According to Dr. Calvin Hirsch, if you’ve been reading up on the latest developments in diabetes research, you’ve probably heard about advanced glycation end products, or AGEs. But what is AGE and what role does it play in the complications associated with diabetes? This article aims to fill that void. Learn about the role of […]

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May 13, 2022

Depression – Nondrug Interventions vs Usual Care

In Dr. Calvin Hirsch’s opinion, the debate over the effectiveness of nondrug interventions for depression is far from over. Psychological treatments are also not easy solutions. The barriers to using these methods include access and implementation. Moreover, not all medical insurance policies cover these treatments. Therefore, it’s difficult to know which interventions are best for […]

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April 28, 2022

Coming in 2022: The Most Important Shows

    In addition to Dr. Calvin Hirsch, a number of highly anticipated new television programs are set to premiere in 2022, in case you missed it. Even if many of them haven’t even been filmed yet, you may include “The Boondocks” in that group of projects. With the return of the iconic 1970s comedy, Boondocks, […]

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