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Aging Physiology And Pharmacology

Subject : health-sciences
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1. How does an 80yo renal fcn compare to that of a 20yo?






2. delirium predisposing rf






3. elderly abuse epidemiology






4. anticholinergic drugs may lead to what prescription cascade?






5. What are rf for osteoporosis?






6. delirium incidence






7. What is capacity?






8. vertigo






9. What is polypharmacy






10. functional incontinence tx






11. How does ANF prevent syncope?






12. delirium diagnosis






13. osteoporosis epidemiology






14. How does aging affect pharmacokinetic Rx distribution?






15. What is the epidemiology of dizziness?






16. fall causes






17. incontinence complication






18. pulm edema + atypical Sx






19. who is a good candidate for opioid tx?






20. Syncope prognosis based on etio






21. restrain requirements






22. how is syncope related to elderly admission to hospital?






23. LBW equation






24. using long-acting opioids in elderly






25. malignancy + atypical Sx






26. What are the 4 basic ethical principles?






27. tube feeding






28. What is the best approach to malnutrition






29. what nutritional interventions help underweight?






30. What are common physical abuse Sx in elderly?






31. How does aging affect GI absorption rate of Rx?






32. what Rx are commonly monifoted in elderly for ADR?






33. which benzodiazepines are most appropriate for elderly?






34. what illnesses are underreported in elderly?






35. psychological abuse






36. stress incontinence tx






37. Presyncope






38. What is ISH?






39. PEM






40. what can enhance reporting in elderly?






41. What is the STOPP criteria?






42. how is the CAM used to diagnose delirium?






43. What are the 3 sentinel events for LT care?






44. memantine






45. donepezil






46. How does aging affect pharmacokinetic protein binding?






47. What is the bone deterioration cascade?






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






49. How does renal nerve prevent syncope?






50. malnutrition