Short Tilte:Substance abuse and geriatric rehabilitation
Journal:Advances in Medical Psychotherapy
Year, Volume, Issue, Page(s):97, 9, , 181-191
Discusses alcohol-related problems among older hospitalized patients and its impact on functional outcomes in rehabilitation. Reviews differences in diagnostic criteria for the elderly, causes of underdiagnosis, the pertinence of assessment issues in geriatric rehabilitation, and the implications for functional outcomes.