GERIATRICS

the branch of medicine that deals with old age and the treatment of physical and mental disorders in older adults. See GEROCOMY.

GERIATRICS: "Geriatrics deals with older people."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GERIATRICS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/geriatrics/ (accessed June 18, 2019).
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