Category Archives: Strategies for the Emerging Challenge of Health Care System in Aging Society

“Strategies of Medical System in Aging Society” 4th expert meeting

Date: August 11, 2017 (Fri.) 14:00

Venue: Taita Jing-Fu medical Foundation Conference room (No.1, Changde St., Taipei City 100, Taiwan)

Chairman: Prof. Ching-Yu Chen, Prof. Kuo-Chin Huang

“Strategies of Medical System in Aging Society” 3rd expert meeting

Date: August 3, 2017(Thu.) 14:00

Venue: Taita Jing-Fu medical Foundation Conference room

            (No.1, Changde St., Taipei City 100, Taiwan)

“Strategies of Medical System in Aging Society” 2nd expert meeting

Date: June 1(Thu.), 2017  14:00

Venue: Taita Jing-Fu medical Foundation Conference room

            (No.1, Changde St., Taipei City 100, Taiwan)

“Strategies of Medical System in Aging Society” 1st expert meeting

Date: May 4 (Thu.), 2017  14:00

Venue: Taita Jing-Fu medical Foundation Conference room

            (No.1, Changde St., Taipei City 100, Taiwan)

「醫療體系在高齡化社會的因應策略」簡介

面對高齡問題時,社會大眾通常將重點聚焦於高齡者晚年的嚴重失能,卻忽略了在早期出現的能力降低的問題 (WHO, 2015)。在面對老化相關症狀時,首先會談到的是老年病症候群(geriatric syndrome),老年病症候群是一種高齡者特有的臨床徵狀,典型的徵象如認知與功能性的衰退、跌倒、助行物的需求、原因不明的胃口衰退、衰弱 (Frailty)與肌少症 (sarcopenia)等等 (Saji, Toba, & Sakurai, 2015)。