Year: 1992 Source: New York: Springer Publishing Company, Inc. 1992. 335p. SIEC No: 19970579

This book provides information on legal aspects of geriatric law & covers topics such as: informed consent & truth telling; medical record keeping; financing health care of the elderly; disability determinations; elder abuse & neglect; involuntary committment & guardianship; medicolegal problems in care for nursing home residents; nursing homes as teaching institutions; legal aspects of home health care; end-of-life issues; research with elderly subjects; & providing legal services to the aged.