Age-Related Changes in Vision and Hearing

Return to Geriatric Medicine sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 60 min.


Learning Objectives

1. Describe common causes of vision loss among elderly patients.

2. Summarize the role of the family physician in the care of patients with vision loss.

3. Evaluate common causes of hearing loss among elderly patients.

4. Review indications for surgical referral & intervention vs. non-invasive therapeutic options.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
10/15/2013
Course expires: 
10/14/2016

Laurence Robbins, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
10/15/2013
Course expires: 
10/14/2016
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