Research

Collaborators of the Course of Geriatrics and Gerontology are working within the institutional project entitled: ’’Peculiarities of the cardiovascular disease in correlation with major geriatric syndromes in the elderly’’.

The research directions of the Course of Geriatrics and Gerontology are:

  1. Study of the epidemiology, the way of occurrence, the clinical peculiarities and treatment’s particularity of the isolated systolic hypertension in the elderly.
  1. Study of epidemiological peculiarities and of risk factors of the systolic and diastolic heart failure in correlation with major geriatric syndromes in the elderly.
  2. Study of the particularities of cardiovascular pathology in the elderly in correlation with major geriatric syndromes and the role of therapy with diuretics, angiotensin-converting inhibitors, cardiac glycosides, beta blockers, nitrates and vascular medications.
  3. Study of the cardiovascular pathology in correlation with commonly seen polypathology in the elderly.