The Epidemiology of Aging by Anne Newman, Jane A. Cauley
English | December 12th, 2012 | ASIN: B00APXD5KY, ISBN: 9400750609, 9402400443 | 611 Pages | EPUB | 6.10 MB
The average age of the world’s population is increasing at an unprecedented rate and this increase is changing the world. This “Silver tsunami” emphasizes the need to provide advanced training in epidemiology and increase the cadre of experts in the study of aging. This book is designed to summarize unique methodological issues relevant to the study of aging, biomarkers of aging and the biology/physiology of aging and in-depth discussions of the etiology and epidemiology of common geriatric syndromes and diseases.