A gray tsunami of aging baby boomers has entered into the health care system (Bierman et al., Improving the Health Care of Older Americans. A Report of the AHRQ Task Force on Aging, 2001).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationGeriatrics for Specialists
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
Number of pages10
ISBN (Electronic)9783319318318
ISBN (Print)9783319318295
StatePublished - Jan 1 2016


  • Age-related macular degeneration (ARMD, AMD)
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Depression
  • Diabetic retinopathy (DR)
  • Eye
  • Falls
  • Fractures
  • Primary open angle glaucoma (POAG)
  • Quality of life
  • Vision loss

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)
  • Nursing(all)


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