Each year, about three million older adults are treated in emergency departments for an injury from a fall, according to the Centers for Disease Control and…
At UF Health Jacksonville, our geriatric medicine physicians are committed to improving the health of our older patients. These geriatricians understand how the body has changes over time and use this expertise to diagnose and treat illness as well as provide a focus on prevention, so you can stay as healthy and happy as possible.
To better serve your needs, UF health Jacksonville offers both primary and specialty care physicians skilled at helping you overcome the challenges of aging.
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JAX-ASCENT seeks participants for first clinical trial, retaining muscle mass and strength in geriatric patients
October 30, 2018
The Jacksonville Aging Studies Center, or JAX-ASCENT, is looking for adults 65 and older to take part in its first research study, a clinical trial addressing…