When I'm 64
by L.L. Carstensen, C.R. Hartel
Publisher: National Academies Press 2006
Number of pages: 281
Examines how individual and social behavior play a role in understanding diverse outcomes in old age. It also explores the implications of an aging workforce on the economy. The book recommends that the National Institute on Aging focus its research support in social, personality, and life-span psychology in four areas: motivation and behavioral change; socioemotional influences on decision-making; the influence of social engagement on cognition; and the effects of stereotypes on self and others.
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by Ramesh Madhavan, Shahram Khalid (eds) - InTech
Telemedicine is the use of telecommunication and information technologies in order to provide clinical health care at a distance. This volume is related to Mental health, Internal Medicine, Ophthalmology, and telemedicine delivery platforms.
by Kazuwa Nakao, Nagahiro Minato, Shinji Uemoto - Springer
This book helps to understand innovative medicine and to make progress in its realization. The book covers 1) basic research for innovative medicine, 2) translational research for innovative medicine, and 3) new technology for innovative medicine.
- World Health Organization
The provision of integrated care is key for older people. These Guidelines (ICOPE) propose evidence-based recommendations for health care professionals to prevent, slow or reverse declines in the physical and mental capacities of older people.
- National Clinical Guideline Centre
Although hip fracture is predominantly a phenomenon of later life, it may occur at any age in people with osteoporosis or osteopenia, and this guidance is applicable to adults across the age spectrum, including the needs of younger patients.