Recommendations for practice include providing exposure of nursing students to rural communities and including gerontology in the nursing curriculum.
I'd start doing some research on gerontology and other scientific/medical fields that deal with either aging or old people.
Many colleges and universities do not require or encourage course work in gerontology .
The professor of gerontology at the University of Newcastle is giving this year's series of five Lectures under the provocative title The End Of Age.
Thane's treatment of twentieth-century aging reaches beyond historical studies to social gerontology .
These fields of practice, along with the study of gerontology , have formulated many workable answers to the hard questions.
The training grounds in medical schools focus very little on geriatrics and gerontology , and newly graduating doctors come out with what some researchers call ‘healthism’.
The chair and professor of the department of gerontology conducts research on the psychological aspects of aging, chronic illness and family caregiving.
Geriatrics and gerontology continue to be a fertile ground for research, and this manual provides readers with recent research in this field.
Falls are therefore a key syndrome in medical gerontology .