Definition of psychogeriatric in English:

psychogeriatric

adjective

See psychogeriatrics

‘They found no efficacy differences among psychogeriatric case management, general practitioners with psychogeriatric consultation and standard care in managing 86 residents with dementia with depression, psychosis or both.’
  • ‘Nilsson et al found increased plasma homocysteine along with decreased serum folate, B12, and creatinine levels in 69 percent of demented and non-demented psychogeriatric patients.’
  • ‘We retrospectively reanalysed data from our single blind, randomised and controlled study of early identification of depression and pragmatic intervention by psychogeriatric consultation.’
  • ‘The highest incidence of folate deficiency as measured by serum and red cell folate concentrations is in elderly populations, especially psychogeriatric patients.’
  • ‘There is no suggestion of a home assessment, a care package, or psychogeriatric referral.’