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Evaluation of the Elderly Patient - Geriatrics - MSD Manual Professional Edition
 

Evaluation of the Elderly Patient - Geriatrics - MSD Manual Professional Edition

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Learn about Evaluation of the Elderly Patient from the Professional Version of the MSD Manuals.
 
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1 Jan 2018 - General
 
Good post. I am going thru the "chronic pain-RXmeds reducing Testosterone-need for more Low-T treatment-and-more Opioid treatment effect. Basically, long-term pain, whether acute or chronic, lowers testosterone big-time AND it is now showing that this affects the ability of RX opiate-opioid meds to work. You will need more pain meds because the lack of testosterone affects the axis of the Endocrine system and this affects the capability of meds to work in the 'strength' they are ...
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