What your Doctor Won't Tell You About Getting Older
An Insider's Survival Manual for Outsmarting the Health-care SystemLarge Print - 2011
We all age at a different pace, yet all too often the health-care system defines us as statistics. Medical ageism can mean ailments go untreated - or over treated - simply because we're "getting older." Renowned geriatrician Mark Lachs believes it doesn't have to be that way. Never before has such a well-qualified author offered a more comprehensive guide to understanding and avoiding the medical pitfalls most likely to cause us harm.
Publisher: Waterville, Me. : Thorndike Press, 2011
Edition: Large print ed
Branch Call Number: LP 613.2 LAC NVD
Characteristics: 697 p. (large print) ; 32 cm
Alternative Title: Insider's survival manual for outsmarting the health-care system