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Aging Physiology And Pharmacology

Subject : health-sciences
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1. What are common scenarios of untreated indications in elderly?






2. opioid tx in elderly






3. conservator






4. i2 + atypical Sx






5. fall sequelae






6. How does aging impact syncope-preventing reflexes






7. pulm edema + atypical Sx






8. urge incontinence tx






9. falls epidemiology






10. Alb-bound Rx






11. osteopenia






12. donepezil






13. How does sliding scale glycemic control relate to elderly?






14. galantamine






15. What are the pharmacodynamic changes associated with aging?






16. What is a PE sign of cachexia?






17. how is the CAM used to diagnose delirium?






18. vision changes: elderly






19. rule of doable effect






20. restrain requirements






21. delirium: mgmt






22. vertigo






23. Aging principles






24. What is the preferred depression treatment in elderly?






25. dementia tx






26. How does aging affect pharmacokinetics?






27. what receptors increase sensitivity with aging?






28. Disequilibrium






29. How to prevent pressure ulcers?






30. osteoporosis etio






31. what normally prevents syncope?






32. what % of hospitalizations of elderly are due to ADR + noncompliance?






33. delirium: tx approach






34. overflow incontinence tx






35. What is the natural history of syncope?






36. Beers criteria






37. what professional is least likely to report abuse?






38. incontinence epidemiology






39. using long-acting opioids in elderly






40. MI + atypical Sx






41. driving considerations






42. How does aging affect pharmacokinetic protein binding?






43. LBW equation






44. What is ISH?






45. thyroid dx + atypical Sx






46. malnutrition






47. What are common physical abuse Sx in elderly?






48. when selecting an P1-metabolite or P2-metabolite safer in elderly?






49. What are the common causes of lightheadedness?






50. What are the 4 forms of dizziness?