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Title Physician's guide to assessing and counseling older drivers / authors, Claire C. Wang ... [et al.].

Imprint Chicago, IL : American Medical Association, 2003.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  343.0946 P569 2003    ---  Available
Description 226 p. ; 28 cm.
Note Also available via Internet.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Note "This Physician's guide to assessing and counseling older drivers is the product of a cooperative agreement between the American Medical Association (AMA) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)."
Contents Preface -- Letter from Michael D. Maves -- Letter from Jeffrey W. Runge -- Safety and the older driver : an overview -- Is the patient at increased risk for unsafe driving? -- Formally assess function -- Physician interventions -- The driver rehabilitation specialist -- Counseling the patient who is no longer safe to drive -- Legal and ethical responsibilities of the physician -- State licensing requirements and reporting laws -- Medical conditions and medications that may impair driving -- Moving beyond this guide -- CPT codes -- Patient and caregiver educational materials -- Continuing medical education questionnaire and evaluation.
Subject Older automobile drivers -- Medical examinations -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Automobile driving -- Physiological aspects -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Automotive medicine -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Automobile drivers' tests.
Added Author Wang, Claire C.
American Medical Association.
United States. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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