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Aging Physiology And Pharmacology

Subject : health-sciences
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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