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Aging Physiology And Pharmacology

Subject : health-sciences
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1. lipid-soluble Rx






2. PEM






3. What is the STOPP criteria?






4. What are rf for osteoporosis?






5. What drugs can contribute to syncope?






6. how may hypertension compensate for aging?






7. What are the risks of uncontrolled ISH?






8. stress incontinence tx






9. what nutritional interventions help underweight?






10. thyroid dx + atypical Sx






11. pulm edema + atypical Sx






12. describe the % of ADR considered preventable - and of those serious






13. Approach to idioPx - recurrent syncope






14. How does aging impact syncope-preventing reflexes






15. What is ISH?






16. what professional is least likely to report abuse?






17. What is a PE sign of cachexia?






18. NSAID may lead to what prescription cascade?






19. Why is abuse underreported?






20. delirium: mgmt






21. depression + atypical Sx






22. Presyncope






23. ACE inhib + diuretic: interaction outcome






24. clues of neglect






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






26. acute abdomen + atypical Sx






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






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






29. what receptors decrease sensitivity with aging?






30. osteoporosis etio






31. advanced directive/care plan






32. incontinence epidemiology






33. What are the pharmacodynamic changes associated with aging?






34. urinary incontinence types






35. malignancy + atypical Sx






36. LBW equation






37. How does renal nerve prevent syncope?






38. What is capacity?






39. What are the rf for caregiver to abuse elderly?






40. osteoporosis






41. What are the 3 stages of ADRs?






42. who is a good candidate for opioid tx?






43. frailty






44. opioid tx in elderly






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






46. What are the rf for elderly abuse?






47. What is START criteria?






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






49. What are the 4 forms of dizziness?






50. delirium: medical rf