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By David Oslin MD, Paul R. Katz MD, Ira Katz MD PhD, M. Powell Lawton PhD

More and more there'll be a requirement from clinicians for a greater knowing of the way to translate study from uncomplicated technology and scientific trials into significant remedy thoughts for past due existence steel problems. during this quantity the editors have compiled the main state-of-the-art learn findings on universal psychological problems within the aged. part 1 addresses methodological matters and increases severe matters for researchers within the box, resembling how top to layout and enforce huge scientific experiences in addition to the way to translate their discovering into perform for psychological overall healthiness services. part II specializes in remedy for particular ailments reminiscent of past due existence melancholy, substance abuse, and psychosis. Of specific observe are chapters behavioral remedies for individuals with Alzheimer's illness. For clinicians and researchers within the box of gerontology and geriatrics.

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