Geriatric Medicine for the Family Physician Self-Study Package - 8th Edition

Geriatrics self-study CME package binder

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, 18-session self-study was recorded from the AAFP Geriatric Medicine live course. Use it to better prepare for the Geriatric module of the ABFM recertification 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 19.50 AAFP Prescribed credits; 19.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

CME credit approved through October 14, 2016.
View CME credit statement »

  • 18 lectures, 30-60 minutes in length
  • CME reporting and evaluation option after each lecture
  • Interactive interface with QuestionPause™ during presentations
  • 270-page syllabus in full-color
  • Online post-test
  • 16 audio CDs (flash drive package only)
  • Wide range of topics View topics »

Online access valid one year from purchase date of online-inclusive package.
Estimated time required to complete this self-study program: 20 hours

You Get:

  • 18 lectures, 30-60 minutes each
  • CME reporting and evaluation option after each lecture
  • Interactive interface with QuestionPause™ during presentations
  • Full-color, 270-plus page syllabus
  • Online post-test*
  • Customized learning option with multiple ways to work through the material:

Video

  • Continuous Play - audio and video with speaker slides
  • Question Pause™ 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.

Online access valid one year from purchase date of online-inclusive package.
Estimated time to complete package: 20 hours

 

completed this activity?

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

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Choose the format that's right for you:

Combination Package

Online Access +
Flash Drive

Best value! A one-year online subscription, and 8 GB USB drive. Smartphone/tablet compatible. Includes printed and online color syllabus.

AAFP Member: $495
New Physician:$445
Resident:$325
Allied Health:$495
Nonmember:$675
Single-Format Packages

Flash Drive

Portable, easy access to all of your self-study materials. Includes an 8 GB USB flash drive,16 Audio CDs, and printed color syllabus.

AAFP Member: $445
New Physician:$395
Resident:$285
Allied Health:$445
Nonmember:$625

Online Access

Study when and where you want with a one-year online subscription. Smartphone / tablet compatible. Includes online color syllabus.

AAFP Member: $395
New Physician:$345
Resident:$245
Allied Health:$395
Nonmember:$575

Geriatric Medicine for the Family Physician Self-Study Package Topics Include:

  • Cardiac Disorders (CHF, CAD and Dysrhythmia)
  • Cardiac Disorders (HTN, Lipids and Risk Calculators)
  • Ethics and End of Life Care
  • Quality Improvement
  • Stroke

See the complete list of topics below »

CME Credit Statement

This enduring material activity, Geriatric Medicne for the Family Physician Self-Study Package, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 19.50 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. AAFP certification begins October 15, 2013. 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 19.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Complete List of Topics
Geriatric Medicine for the Family Physician Self-Study Package

  • Age-Related Changes in Vision and Hearing
  • Cardiac Disorders (CHF, CAD and Dysrhythmia)
  • Cardiac Disorders (HTN, Lipids and Risk Calculators)
  • Ethics and End of Life Care
  • Evaluation and Management of Cognitive Impairment – Treatments for Dementia
  • Functional Assessment
  • Geriatric Gait and Movement Disorders
  • Geriatric Pharmacology
  • Geriatric Screening and Prevention
  • Geriatric Women’s Health
  • Immunizations in Geriatrics
  • Late-Life Depression
  • Nursing Home Workshop
  • Osteoporosis
  • Quality Improvement
  • Stroke
  • Urology I – Incontinence and Erectile Dysfunction
  • Urology II – BPH, Prostate Cancer and Hypogonadism
completed this activity?

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

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