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Clinical Approach: An Overview

  • Richard W. Besdine

Abstract

Health and disease behavior in older adults refers both to differences in the way diseases behave when occurring in older persons, and to differences in the way older persons behave when afflicted with disease.1 Behavior is the summation of social, ethnic, psychological, and clinical influences. Perceived severity of illness, the impact of disease on everyday function, denial, and local resources for help all affect behavior.2,3

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Nursing Home Oral Health Nursing Home Resident Giant Cell Arteritis Arch Neural 
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