Open Access Review

The Feasibility and Necessity of a Revolution in Geriatric Medicine

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Received: 19 February 2017;  Published: 13 April 2017;  doi: 10.21926/obm.geriat.1702002

Abstract

Nowadays, geriatrics is mainly the treatment by palliative methods of the disorders that characterize senile decay. This is perfectly compatible with the prevailing view that aging is the inevitable result of multiple degenerative processes that can only partially be treated as they are in themselve [...]