Unique Geriatric Pharmacologic Issues
Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.
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 prescribing for older patients.
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Laurence Robbins, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado
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