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Author Agronin, Marc E.
Title How we age : a doctor's journey into the heart of growing old / Marc E. Agronin.
Publication Info. Cambridge, MA : Da Capo Press, c2011.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 3  305.26 A    IN LIBRARY
Description ix, 302 p. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 297-302).
Contents Heaven can't wait -- Age, I must -- Long time dead? -- Isaac, Erik, and Isaac -- Annabe, Bartleby, and the doctor who flunks aging -- Joseph red hair -- Old pickled brain -- Lousy -- The strange but true case of Dawson da Vinci -- If I forget thee -- Savant, of sorts -- Strength in numbers -- Old soldiers -- Memories, false and fixed -- The elders -- Bereft -- Just words -- Liar, liar -- Rules of four -- Final acts -- Mended -- Lessons from fire -- The seamstress -- Trees -- Epilogue.
Subject Older people.
Nursing home patients -- Florida -- Miami.
Geriatric psychiatry.
Aging.
Added Title Doctor's journey into the heart of growing old
ISBN 9780306818530 (hbk.)
0306818531 (hbk.)
9780738214153 (ebk.)