Palliative Care in Geriatrics

Geriatric medicine is the medical specialty focusing on the medical care of elderly persons. It was developed as a response to the growing elderly patient population. It focuses on the prevention, assessment and management of their specific health problems across the disease trajectories and includes the physical, mental, social and spiritual dimension. Geriatric medicines focus on the unique need of the elderly person. The physical changes occurred in the elder person like fast change in mental status, acute pain, uncertain symptoms, decrease of wellbeing, Dehydration, Anorexia strange medical reactions. Geriatric palliative care provides comprehensive care for older patients entering to the later stage of their lives.

  • Geriatrics
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Spiritual dimension

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