Geriatric Polypharmacology

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Review pharmacologic principles and their alteration in aging.

2. Evaluate the common prescribing errors made in the elderly.

3. Identify common drug-drug and drug-disease interactions seen in the elderly.

4. Develop an approach for safe drug prescribing and monitoring in the elderly.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
05/16/2019

Lisa K. Price, MD, Chief Quality Officer, InnovAge Greater Colorado PACE, Denver

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
05/16/2019
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