Definition of psychogeriatrician in English:


Pronunciation /-ˌjerēəˈtriSHən/


See psychogeriatrics

‘Alan Bennett's diary entry about the diagnosis of Iris Murdoch's Alzheimer's, reminded me of a psychogeriatrician's comment in the late 1980s.’
  • ‘The call to the psychogeriatrician is often the signal that a cherished relationship has undergone an irrevocable change and that a new order has taken its place as the prelude to an unwelcome full independence.’
  • ‘As the patients' psychogeriatrician I assessed their fitness for discharge.’