Show Summary Details
Page of

Chronic disease and elderly care 

Chronic disease and elderly care
Chapter:
Chronic disease and elderly care
Author(s):

Chantal Simon

, Hazel Everitt

, Françoise van Dorp

, and Matt Burkes

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199671038.003.0009
Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD MEDICINE ONLINE (www.oxfordmedicine.com). © Oxford University Press, 2016. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a title in Oxford Medicine Online for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 23 August 2019

Chronic disease management

Medically unexplained symptoms

Normal ageing

Elderly care and rehabilitation

Prescribing for the elderly

Falls amongst the elderly

Assessment of pain

Principles of pain control

Pain-relieving drugs

Morphine and other strong opioids

Neuropathic pain

Carers

Pensions and benefits

In other sections of this book, where management differs from the norm for elderly patients, the text is highlighted in a box marked with this symbol....

Access to the complete content on Oxford Medicine Online requires a subscription or purchase. Public users are able to search the site and view the abstracts for each book and chapter without a subscription.

Please subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you have purchased a print title that contains an access token, please see the token for information about how to register your code.

For questions on access or troubleshooting, please check our FAQs, and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.