Geriatric Medicine: Live Course
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AAFP CME live clinical courses offer topic-driven, lifelong learning opportunities in beautiful locations across the U.S. These 3-1/2 day courses are designed specifically to help you succeed in your practice of family medicine.
About the Course
Today’s seniors are living longer, healthier lives. That means it’s more important than ever to stay up to date on the issues facing seniors. Get latest, evidenced-based insights on how to care effectively for your older adult patients.
What You Will Learn
Topics covered in this course include:
- Diagnosing, treating, and managing the most common diseases in older adults, including dementia versus delirium, osteoporosis, depression, stroke, and end-of-life care
- Immunizing older adults
- Understanding how seniors differ in experiencing illness, medication reaction, and testing
- Reviewing chronic disease treatments that can help improve your patients’ quality of life
- Coordinating and reconciling medication regimens for older patients