Study of the aged and the process of aging. (543)
the systematic study of the aging process; an interdisciplinary field with major elements drawn from the physical and social sciences.
the scientific study of the process of aging and of the problems of aged people.
The study of aging from a broad perspective including but not limited to the clinical and biological aspects of aging, the social, psychosocial, economic, historic, and political realms.
the study of aging and the diseases associated with it.
The interdisciplinary study of aging and of the special problems of the elderly.
The study of ageing.
The study of old age,its phenomena , diseases, etc.
Scientific study of the process and problems of aging.
Relates to the study of human aging and the aged.
Practice limited to the treatment of disease in the elderly.
The field of study that focuses on the well being of elderly people. It includes the study of the medical problems unique to the elderly and of emotional and social matters of special relevance to the elderly and their families.
The biomedical and social study of aging.
The study of the aging process and the elderly, a sociological perspective.
The comprehensive study of aging and the problems of the aged.
The study of aging in all its aspects, including biological, psychological, sociological, economic, and historical perspectives.
the scientific study of the aging process and old age. In the context of senescence.info, gerontology refers to the biological study of aging and old age.
science that studies the causes and mechanisms of aging
Gerontology is the study of aging. It is to be distinguished from geriatrics, which is the study of the diseases of the aging (medical studies).