As I am growing older myself and as I see the people that I love growing older in years I am becoming more and more interested in geriatrci medicince. With technology, it is possible to improve the lives of senior citizen’s and enable older people to be healthy and happy and feel great. The more medical research that is performed and the more that medical technology improves, the more advances that we will be able to see in geriatric medicine.
Having watched people that I love suffer greatly as they aged and lose control of themselves, I know just how important it is that we as a society strive to greatly improve the state of geriatric medicine. We must do everything we can to improve the lives of senior citizens and work to ensure that older adults do not suffer needlessly. Continue reading The European Union Geriatric Medical Society
The European Union Geriatric Medical Society recently made some changes in the hopes of boosting participation in clinical trials. Increased clinical trial participation would benefit many individuals, as it would allow for a greater number of medications to reach the trial stages in humans which is an essential part of getting those medications past the government regulation stage and into the hands of individuals who need them. It seems that this is a positive thing, but some key elements need to be addressed to make sure that the trials will continue to put forth safe medications to consumers. The new policy will speed up the reporting process by scientists and medical professionals involved in the trials by making their paper trail less extensive and less time consuming. Continue reading Improving Lives Through Changes to the Clinical Trial Process