Describes the role of radiation therapy in the management of high risk non-metastatic prostate cancer.
Understand the course of treatment for patients with low and intermediate risk prostate cancer.
Assess magnitude of benefit for radiation after breast conserving surgery.
Resources available for facilitating driving cessation.
Learn underlying basic science and practical clinical management of insomnia evaluation.
Review toxic affects of chemo therapy on geriatric patients.
Diagnostic testing and treatment are determined based on ability to improve disease process or quality of life/goals of care.
Approximately 11.4% of adults over the age of 60 years will experience some form of mistreatment.
An approach to diagnoses of geriatric patients who have suspected NPH.
A summary of the risk factors, incidence, and survival associated with intraoperative cardiac arrest.
How to manage patients once it is determined they have low vision.
Initial diagnosis of tinnitus by history and physical exam.
Review systemic effects of ocular medications for glaucoma and pupillary dilation.
Review systemic effects of ocular medications for age related macular degeneration.
Learn practical interpretations of echocardiographic changes.
Review antiplatelet therapy in coronary artery disease.
Review frequent impairment and complications of acute stroke.
Learn to assess post-stroke depression (PSD).
The 4Ms in improving the complex care of older adults are: What Matters Most, Mentation, Mobility, and Medication.
Good communication with older adults and their caregivers is important to delivering high quality care.
Health literacy refers to an individual’s ability to understand his or her health and effectively navigate the health care system.
Determination of appropriate post-fracture management of patients with advanced dementia and hip fracture.
Guardianship is the court appointment of legal authority over the person and property of another individual, called the ward. Consultation with an attorney or bioethicist is advised for individual patient cases.
Diagnosis of sexually transmitted infections in an older adult.