Geropharmacy is both an art and a science. The confusion can lie between knowing when and how to separate the two.
As you evaluate medication usage in the elderly, especially in terms of fall risk or cognitive impairment, a well-planned decision-making process makes a dramatic impact on outcomes.
Learn how the current body of science can demonstrate statistically significant benefits. That vital information is then coupled with the art of knowing your geriatric patients goals to prescribe/deprescribe on an individualized basis.
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This self-study program offers 180 instructional minutes of pharmacology content which is designed to qualify for 3.0 contact hours toward your pharmacology requirement.
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PESI, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. PESI, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. This activity was originally recorded on 02/04/2022. It was last reviewed on 03/08/2022 and is valid until 03/08/2025.
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Susann Varano, MD, is a Yale University trained physician who is double-board certified in internal medicine and geriatric medicine. Her expertise is sought currently as a geriatric consultant for medically complex residents/patients and as an adjunct professor teaching geriatric course work to physician assistant students. Additionally, Dr. Varano is the principal investigator at Clinical Research Consulting. As such, she has completed over 150 clinical trials, has presented findings at numerous national/international conferences and her written articles have been featured in US News and World Report.
Dr. Varano has served as geriatrics course director and lecturer for the Yale University School of Medicine Physician Associate Program. Additionally, she was selected to work in the Yale University Hospital Affiliated Program, a position where she would give the prestigious Medical Grand Round Lectures to Medical Staff as well as Community Physicians.
Financial: Dr. Susann Varano is the principal clinical investigator with Clinical Research Consulting, LLC and a geriatrician consultant with Maplewood Senior Living. She receives a speaking honorarium from Urovant. Dr. Varano receives a consulting fee and speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc. All relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations have been mitigated.
Non-financial: Dr. Susann Varano has no relevant non-financial relationships.
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Fall Risk, Cognition & Medication Use
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