Search Tag: geriatric healthcare

Executive Health Management

Geriatric Consultations Improve Outcomes for Elderly ER Patients

2015 19 Feb

Patients over the age of 65 who need surgical treatment for traumatic injuries benefit from early consultation with a geriatrician, according to an article in press in the Journal of the American College of Surgeons. Since older patients struggle with different difficulties following traumatic injury, including cognitive functioning, family support... Read more

Executive Health Management

#ArabHealth 2015: Princess Haya Calls for Sustainable Healthcare Systems to Advance Geriatric Care

2015 30 Jan

Held under the patronage of Chairperson of Dubai Healthcare City Authority (DHCA) HRH Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein, wife of HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, the Leaders in Healthcare Conference opened today at the Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre. The most prestigious,... Read more