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Annales françaises de médecine d'urgence

, Volume 6, Issue 4, pp 231–232 | Cite as

Comment améliorer la prise en charge des patients âgés aux urgences ?

  • P. RayEmail author
  • J. Boddaert
Éditorial / Editorial
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How to improve medical care of elderly patients in our emergency department?

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Service d’accueil des urgences, hôpital Tenon, AP-HPParis, UPMC-Paris 6, DHU FASTFrance
  2. 2.Département de gériatrie, unité péri-opératoire de gériatrie, groupe hospitalier Pitié Salpêtrière, AP-HPParis, UPMC-Paris 6, DHU FASTFrance

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