Geriatric Medicine for the Family Physician Self-Study Package - 9th Edition

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Deliver Effective, Efficient Care to Older Adults

Designed to help family physicians provide the best care to their elderly patients, the AAFP Geriatric Medicine for the Family Physician Self-Study Package is an evidence-based, learning solution built to help you better identify various medical and mental health issues in this patient population—on a schedule that works best for you—in a variety of formats.

This dynamic, 28-session video self-study was recorded from the AAFP Geriatric Medicine live course. Use it to better prepare for the Geriatric module of the ABFM Family Medicine Certification Examination, while also staying on the leading edge of emerging public health topics that may concern your geriatric patients. View full topic list »

Earn CME

This self-study package is approved for up to 22 AAFP Prescribed credits; 22 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

CME credit approved through May 16, 2019.
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You Get:

  • 28 video presentations, 30-60 minutes each
  • CME reporting and evaluation option after each lecture
  • Interactive interface with QuestionPause™ during presentations
  • Full-color, 200-plus page syllabus
  • Online post-test*
  • Audio CDs of presentations (flash drive and combination packages only)
  • Customized learning option with multiple ways to work through the material:

Video

  • Continuous Play - audio and video with speaker slides
  • QuestionPause Play - simulate the live course environment, answering questions as you go

Audio

  • Standard CD Play - listen from your home, office, or car (flash drive and combination packages only)
  • MP3 Audio - rip to your MP3 player and learn on the go
     

*Post-test MUST be submitted to claim CME credit.
AAFP member ID or purchase invoice required for post-test log in.

Estimated time to complete package: 22 hours

 

LEARN MORE ABOUT THIS SELF-STUDY PACKAGE

 
completed this activity?

Take the online post-test now to receive CME credit.

AAFP member ID or purchase invoice number required for log in.

Choose the format that's right for you:

Combination Package

Online Access +
Flash Drive

Best value! Online subscription, USB flash drive, and audio CDs. Smartphone/tablet compatible. Includes printed and online color syllabus.

AAFP Member:$595
New Physician:$545
Resident:$395
Allied Health:$595
Nonmember:$775
Single-Format Packages

Flash Drive

Portable, easy access to all of your self-study materials. Includes an USB flash drive, audio CDs, and printed color syllabus.

AAFP Member:$545
New Physician:$495
Resident:$365
Allied Health:$545
Nonmember:$725

Online Access

Study when and where you want with online access to all your self-study materials. Smartphone/tablet compatible. Includes online color syllabus.

AAFP Member:$495
New Physician:$445
Resident:$295
Allied Health:$495
Nonmember:$675

Topics

  • Alzheimer’s and Dementia
  • Anticoagulation Update
  • Bladder Problems
  • Care of Cancer Survivors
  • Cholesterol and Risk Calculators
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Colorectal Cancer Update
  • Constipation
  • Depression, Anxiety, and Phobias
  • Diabetes Update
  • Elder Abuse, Ethics, and End-of-Life Care
  • Eye Conditions in the Elderly
  • Functional Disabilities

  • Geriatric Polypharmacology
  • Heart Failure
  • Hypertension Update
  • Immunization Update
  • Menopause and Hormone Therapy
  • Nutrition, Supplements, and Diets
  • Oral Health and Oral Cancers
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parkinson’s Update
  • Prostate Update
  • Rheumatology in the Elderly
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Stroke and TIA
  • Welcome to Medicare Visit

System Requirements

Online Access:

Flash Drive:

CME Credit Statement

This enduring material activity, Geriatric Medicne for the Family Physician 9th Edition, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 22 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. AAFP certification begins May 17, 2016. Term of approval is for three years from this date. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

The AAFP is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Academy of Family Physicians designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 22 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit.
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completed this activity?

Take the online post-test now to receive CME credit.

AAFP member ID or purchase invoice number required for log in.