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Aging Physiology And Pharmacology

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1. How does aging affect Rx pharmacokinetic metabolism?

2. urinary incontinence types

3. Why is abuse underreported?

4. what professional is least likely to report abuse?

5. What is the natural history of syncope?

6. osteoporosis epidemiology

7. Beers criteria

8. ACE inhib + K+: interaction outcome

9. rivastigmine

10. delirium predisposing rf

11. driving considerations

12. What is sCr?

13. What are the 4 basic ethical principles?

14. What are the rf for elderly abuse?

15. acute abdomen + atypical Sx

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

17. Aging principles

18. What are the key points of safe prescription for elderly - lecture

19. How does an 80yo renal fcn compare to that of a 20yo?

20. how is the CAM used to diagnose delirium?

21. What are the common types of elder mistreatment?

22. using long-acting opioids in elderly

23. What are common medical causes of syncope?

24. osteoporosis etio

25. incontinence complication

26. thyroid dx + atypical Sx

27. what normally prevents syncope?

28. cachexia

29. incontinence epidemiology

30. How does aging affect Rx pharmacokinetic distribution?

31. physical neglect

32. What are the pharmacodynamic changes associated with aging?

33. red flags for further inquiry

34. Aging features

35. What is the preferred depression treatment in elderly?

36. delirium: mgmt

37. how is cachexia different from wasting?

38. nutrition syndromes

39. what nutritional interventions help underweight?

40. what illnesses are underreported in elderly?

41. How does aging impact syncope-preventing reflexes

42. How does aging increase incontinence?

43. BZD + antipsychotic: interaction outcome

44. how can you determine whether Rx is appropriate to use in elderly patient?

45. PEM

46. What are common physical abuse Sx in elderly?

47. What is the STOPP criteria?

48. metoclopramide may lead to what prescription cascade?

49. Disequilibrium

50. delirium: tx approach