Introduction to Geriatric Syndromes

By eMedEvents Corporation

  • Webcast
  • Jun 15, 2022 - Jun 15, 2023
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ : 1 +
  • USD 30.00

Overview

Introduction

Introduction to Geriatric Syndromes is organized by eMedEvents Corporation.

Release Date: 6-15-2022
Expiration Date: 6-15-2023

Estimated time to complete this activity is 1 hour.

Overview:
Geriatric syndromes such as falls, polypharmacy, frailty and delirium continue to be highly prevalent in older persons while contributing to significant morbidity and mortality. This enduring material discusses a general overview and definition of geriatric syndromes using a case-based approach with clinical examples, their contributions to morbidity and mortality and a systematic approach to managing patients presenting with these issues in clinical practice.

Educational Objectives:
After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:
1. Identify, define and discuss examples of various geriatric syndromes, in particular falls, polypharmacy, frailty and delirium.
2. Describe the contribution of geriatric syndromes to morbidity and mortality in older persons.
3. Describe a systematic approach to preventing and managing common geriatric syndromes in the older population.

Price

Registration Name Category Last Date Price
Course Fee Course Registration Fee 15 Jun, 2023 USD 30.00

Topic(s)

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Geriatrics
    • Nursing: State Required Topic for Texas
  • Gerontology
  • Geriatrics & Gerontology
    • Physician: State Required Topic for Nevada
    • Physician Assistant: State Required Topic for Nevada

Credit Info

Physician Accreditation Statement:
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Your CE Source and eMedEd, Inc. Your CE Source is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Your CE Source designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nursing Accreditation Statement:
Your CE Source is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing. Provider approved by California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #16031 for 1 contact hour.

Total Credit(s)
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ : 1
  • Contact Hours : 1

Specialties

  • General practice
  • Internal Medicine
  • Primary Care
  • Family Practice
  • General and Internal Medicine
  • Family and Patient Centered Care
  • Physician Assistants
  • Nursing

Target Audience

  • Physician
  • Nursing
  • Nursing - RN
  • Physician Assistant
  • Nurse Assistants

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All faculty, planner and/or content managers have nothing to disclose nor do they have any vested interests or affiliations. 

Disclaimer Statement:
The content, views and opinions presented in this educational activity are those of the faculty/authors and do not necessarily reflect those of Your CE Source and/or eMedEd, Inc. The faculty/authors have disclosed if there is any discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA in their presentations. Before prescribing any medicine, primary references and full prescribing information should be consulted. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patient’s conditions and possible contraindications on dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management.

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