Geriatric Pharmacology

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Estimated time to complete session: 1 hour

Learning Objectives

1. Identify clinical importance of effects of age on pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics.

2. Recognize the risk factors for adverse drug events in older patients and ways to mitigate them.

3. Describe the principles of safe and effective prescribing for older patients.

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
02/09/2018

Laurence (Larry) Robbins, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
02/09/2018
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