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Psychiatry in the Elderly

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geriatric medicine,
  • Maturation & ageing,
  • Psychiatry,
  • Psychiatry - General,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Gerontology,
  • Neurology - General,
  • Medical / Psychiatry,
  • Geriatric psychiatry

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRobin Jacoby (Editor), Catherine Oppenheimer (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages1020
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9793838M
    ISBN 100198515634
    ISBN 109780198515630


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About the Author. Robin Jacoby is in the Department of Psychiatry, The Warneford Hospital, Oxford. Catherine Oppenheimer is at The Warneford Hospital, Oxford.5/5(1).

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Psychiatry in the Elderly Paperback – January 1, by Catherine Jacoby, Robin & Oppenheimer (Author)Author: Catherine Jacoby, Robin & Oppenheimer.

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Florian Riese, in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences (Second Edition), Scope. Geriatric psychiatry (also referred to as old age psychiatry, psychogeriatrics, gerontopsychiatry, geropsychiatry) is the subspecialty of psychiatry dealing with mental health in the elderly.

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