The little things in geriatrics – three case reports

Authors: MUDr. Michaela Baumanová
Authors‘ workplace: Gerontologické centrum, Praha
Published in: Geriatrie a Gerontologie 2013, 2, č. 3: 171-173
Category: Case Reports


The article presents three case studies of geriatric patients and points out the most common but also and frequently disregarded factors like social situation, pain and cognitive disorders.

Key words :
geriatric patient, social, pain, cognitive disorder


1. Kalvach Z, Zadák Z, Jirák R et al.: Geriatrie a gerontologie. 1. vyd. Grada Publishing, Praha 2004.

2. Kalvach Z, Zadák Z, Jirák R et al.: Geriatrické syndromy a geriatrický pacient. Grada Publishing, Praha 2008.

3. Holmerová I, Jurašková B, Zikmundová K: Vybrané kapitoly z gerontologie. 2. přepracované vydání. EV public relations, Praha 2007.

4. Zákon 108/2006, o sociálních službách. Sbírka zákonů 2006.

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