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  Elderly



Elderly

   A person 65 through 79 years of age. For a person older than 79 years, AGED, 80 AND OVER is available.

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AGED
A person 65 through 79 years of age. For a person older than 79 years, AGED, 80 AND OVER is available.



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Eldecort
Eldecort is a prescription or over-the-counter drug which is (or once was) approved in the United States and possibly in other countries. Active ingredient(s): hydrocortisone.

Eldepryl
Eldepryl is a prescription or over-the-counter drug which is (or once was) approved in the United States and possibly in other countries. Active ingredient(s): selegiline hydrochloride.

Elder
A plant genus in the family CAPRIFOLIACEAE best known for Elderberries.

Elder abuse
The physical, sexual, or emotional abuse of an elderly person, usually one who is disabled or frail.

Elder Abuse
Emotional, nutritional, or physical maltreatment of the older person generally by family members or by institutional personnel.

Elder Neglect
Emotional, nutritional, or physical maltreatment of the older person generally by family members or by institutional personnel.

Elder, Black
A plant species in the genus SAMBUCUS, known for the elderberry fruit. The plant is also a source of Sambucus nigra lectins and ribosome-inactivating protein.

Elder, European
A plant species in the genus SAMBUCUS, known for the elderberry fruit. The plant is also a source of Sambucus nigra lectins and ribosome-inactivating protein.

Elder, Frail
Older adults or aged individuals who are lacking in general strength and are unusually susceptible to disease or to other infirmity.

Elderberries
A plant genus in the family CAPRIFOLIACEAE best known for Elderberries.

Elderberry
A plant genus in the family CAPRIFOLIACEAE best known for Elderberries.

Elderly, Frail
Older adults or aged individuals who are lacking in general strength and are unusually susceptible to disease or to other infirmity.

Elderly, Functionally-Impaired
Older adults or aged individuals who are lacking in general strength and are unusually susceptible to disease or to other infirmity.

Elders, Frail
Older adults or aged individuals who are lacking in general strength and are unusually susceptible to disease or to other infirmity.

Eldersea Medical Hospital
The Eldersea Medical Hospital is a hospital in Auckland, New Zealand.



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Elbow Joints
A hinge joint connecting the FOREARM to the ARM.

Elective Mutism
The inability to generate oral-verbal expression, despite normal comprehension of speech. This may be associated with BRAIN DISEASES or MENTAL DISORDERS. Organic mutism may be associated with damage to the FRONTAL LOBE; BRAIN STEM; THALAMUS; and CEREBELLUM. Selective mutism is a psychological condition that usually affects children characterized by continuous refusal to speak in social situations by a child who is able and willing to speak to selected persons. Kussmal aphasia refers to mutism in psychosis. (From Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 1994; 62(9):337-44)

Elders, Frail
Older adults or aged individuals who are lacking in general strength and are unusually susceptible to disease or to other infirmity.

Elderly, Functionally-Impaired
Older adults or aged individuals who are lacking in general strength and are unusually susceptible to disease or to other infirmity.

Elderly, Frail
Older adults or aged individuals who are lacking in general strength and are unusually susceptible to disease or to other infirmity.

Elderly

Elderberry
A plant genus in the family CAPRIFOLIACEAE best known for Elderberries.

Elderberries
A plant genus in the family CAPRIFOLIACEAE best known for Elderberries.

Elder, Frail
Older adults or aged individuals who are lacking in general strength and are unusually susceptible to disease or to other infirmity.

Elder, European
A plant species in the genus SAMBUCUS, known for the elderberry fruit. The plant is also a source of Sambucus nigra lectins and ribosome-inactivating protein.

Electric Capacitance
The ability of a substrate to retain an electrical charge.

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