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Gériatrie [Review in geriatric medicine 2011].
Revue Médicale Suisse
Publication types: English Abstract ; Journal Article ; ReviewPublication Status: ppublish
In 2011, new tools to evaluate life expectancy are available. Controversy about PSA-based screening for prostate cancer is still going on, with new data from the US Preventive services task force. A brief behavioral treatment for insomnia can be efficient and durable. Gliptines are be useful to avoid treatment-induced hypoglycemia in diabetic patients. New Alzheimer diagnostic criteria, including biomarkers, have been published.
Aging, Alzheimer Disease/diagnosis, Behavior Therapy, Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2/drug therapy, Dipeptidyl-Peptidase IV Inhibitors/administration & dosage, Dipeptidyl-Peptidase IV Inhibitors/adverse effects, Early Detection of Cancer, Geriatrics/trends, Humans, Hypoglycemic Agents/administration & dosage, Hypoglycemic Agents/adverse effects, Life Expectancy, Male, Mass Screening, Prostate-Specific Antigen/blood, Prostatic Neoplasms/blood, Prostatic Neoplasms/diagnosis, Psychotherapy, Brief, Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic, Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders/therapy, Tumor Markers, Biological/blood
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