15+ Geriatrics Books for Free! [PDF]

All stages of life are important and deserve attention. With this premise in mind, we have decided to create a collection of geriatrics books in PDF format, since the elders deserve attention and respect, just like the rest.

Like any health-oriented discipline, the care of the elderly seeks their integral well-being, not limiting itself only to the treatment of diseases. You will be able to verify this by researching with our geriatrics books in PDF format.

In that sense, geriatrics can be defined as the branch of medicine that deals with diseases and other problems of the elderly. Consequently, it performs prevention, diagnosis and treatment of the different pathologies that occur as a consequence of aging.

However, with the passage of time, geriatrics has dealt with much more than diseases, since it does not consider the stage of old age as synonymous with these, but as a phase that occurs naturally in people and should be assumed as such.

Several studies have shown that, with proper care, older adults can live this stage with peace of mind and well-being. Thus, geriatrics aims to ensure that they achieve their personal autonomy and can continue to develop in various areas.

Some of the issues that geriatrics and geriatricians deal with are: accidents due to falls, osteoporosis, urinary incontinence, dementia and depression, as well as any type of chronic disease. Geriatricians are professionals specialized in the elderly and trained to treat all the changes that occur with it.

We hope that you will be encouraged to consult our more than 15 books on geriatrics in PDF format, where you can learn about its foundations, principles and scientific findings that have been obtained on this stage of human life. They are available for immediate download.

Here we present our complete selection of Geriatrics books:

1) Ageing and Disease

Elsevier

Source: Elsevier

2) Geriatric Syndromes

Yesim Gokce Kutsal

Source: International Institute on Ageing

3) Geriatric Age Specific

UCLA Health

Source: UCLA Health

4) Prevention of Complications in Treating and Caring for the Geriatric Patients

Annette Waale Lia

Source: Charles University

5) Preventive Geriatrics

Portal of Geriatrics Online Education

Source: Portal of Geriatrics Online Education

6) Physical Activity Toolkit for Older Adults

SeniorsNL

Source: SeniorsNL

7) Frailty and Chronic Diseases in Older Adults

Carlos O Weiss

Source: e-Disciplinas

8) Geriatric Otolaryngology

Hinrich Staecker

Source: American Geriatrics Society

9) Approach to Dementia

Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry Western University

Source: Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry Western University

10) Introduction to Geriatric Medicine (Presentation)

Edwin Gomes

Source: The International Centre Goa

11) Geriatric Medicine (Presentation)

Health Professions Advising Princeton University

Source: Health Professions Advising Princeton University

12) Understanding Disease in Old Age: Basic Themes of Pathophysiology (Presentation)

Richard W Besdine

Source: Brown University

13) An Introduction to Major Neurocognitive Disorder (Presentation)

Yolin A Bueno

Source: Piedmont Healthcare

14) Falls: A Geriatric Syndrome Assessment and Prevention (Presentation)

Aval Na Ree S Green

Source: University of Virginia School of Medicine

15) Mobility and Geriatrics (Presentation)

Meridee Danks

Source: Center for Rural Health

16) Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment A Summary (Article)

Hamilton Southeastern Schools

Source: Hamilton Southeastern Schools

17) Health Issues in Geriatrics (Article)

Santosh B Salagre

Source: The Association of Physicians of India

18) Preventive Geriatric Medicine: Reality or Fiction? (Article)

Aya Biderman, David Galinsky

Source: The Israel Medical Association

19) Common Geriatric Syndromes in Elderly Patients Attending Geriatric Clinic in Medical City (Article)

Eman Jasim Mohammed Al Akkam, Zahraa Hussam eldin Ismaeel, Entidhar Jasim Mohamme

Source: Iraqi Academic Scientific Journals

20) Oral Disease in the Geriatric Patient: The Physician's Role (Article)

Marsha A. Pyle and Geza T. Terezhalmy

Source: Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine

Here ends our selection of free Geriatrics books in PDF format. We hope you liked it and already have your next book!

If you found this list useful, do not forget to share it on your social networks. Remember that “Sharing is Caring”.

Do you want more Medicine books in PDF format?