Dr Daniel Chan

Dr Daniel Chan

Dr Chan is a professor of Geriatrics at the University of NSW and Western Sydney University. He is director of aged care and rehabilitation at Bankstown-Lidcombe Hospital, Sydney, NSW.

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Although diastolic and systolic cardiac failure are discussed separately, they usually co-exist and treatment depends on…
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Congestive cardiac failure is a disorder that disproportionately affects the elderly with a prevalence of more than 50% in…
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Ian, 87, presents to an ED in respiratory distress. He was only discharged from hospital two weeks ago, after treatment for…
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Sam is a 90-year-old man who complains of a six-month history of slowing gait. He also has a history of hypertension, renal…
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Following on from our previous article, which discussed the diagnosis of Parkinson's disease, Dr Chan outlines management…
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Parkinson's disease is a slowly progressive neurodegenerative disorder that increases in prevalence markedly after the sixth…
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Staff from a nursing home request a GP visit for Victoria, a 76-year-old woman who has been drowsy over the past three days…
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