Clinical Update on Nursing Home Medicine: 2017.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

This is the 11th annual Clinical Update from the AMDA meeting article. This year the topics covered are hypertension after the Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial; chronic obstructive pulmonary disease risk factors, diagnosis and management including end-of-life planning, and the difficulties with exacerbations such as breathlessness; diagnosis and treatment of cognitive impairment and dementia; and wound care and pressure ulcer management.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Messinger-Rapport, BJ; Little, MO; Morley, JE; Gammack, JK

Published Date

  • November 1, 2017

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 18 / 11

Start / End Page

  • 928 - 940

PubMed ID

  • 29080572

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1538-9375

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jamda.2017.09.001


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States