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Geriatrics

Preoperative Evaluation of Elderly Patients in 2015

In this presentation, Dr. Fred Rubin gives a clinical talk focusing on the preoperative evaluation of elderly patients. Dr. Rubin outlines how to Identify and optimize risk factors for elderly patients going into the OR, geriatric issues, and the importance in reviewing overall health status.

Publish Date: 11/4/2015
Total Viewing Time: 45min

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Cancer Pearls for the Geriatrician

UPMC's Dr. Gijsberta van Londen provides an overview of cancer in the elderly including pearls of wisdom for practitioners serving the geriatric population. The presentation offers special insight into screening, assessment and management of the geriatric cancer patient.

Publish Date: 6/20/2012
Total Viewing Time: 40 min.

CME

Geriatrics: From Bench to Bedside to Policy

UPMC's Dr. Neil Resnick shares some lessons learned from the bedside care of the geriatric patient and the policies implemented as a result of these experiences. This presentation was part of the speaker series presented by the Aging Institute of UPMC Senior Services and the University of Pittsburgh.

Publish Date: 6/7/2011
Total Viewing Time: 50 minutes

CME

Improving Medication Safety in the Nursing Home Setting

In this course, presented as part of the Aging Institute of UPMC Senior Communities and the University of Pittsburgh speaker series, Dr. Steven Handler discusses the frequency and impact of adverse drug events, followed by solutions to detect and manage these events in the nursing home setting.

Publish Date: 5/4/2011
Total Viewing Time: 53 minutes

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Orthopaedic Grand Rounds Fall 2015

Orthopaedic Grand Rounds Fall 2015

Publish Date: 11/10/2015
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Preoperative Evaluation of Elderly Patients in 2015

Preoperative Evaluation of Elderly Patients in 2015

Publish Date: 11/4/2015
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Pharmacotherapy Pearls

Pharmacotherapy Pearls

Publish Date: 10/30/2015
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The Difference an Age Makes: What's So Special About Seniors?

The Difference an Age Makes: What's So Special About Seniors?

Publish Date: 3/31/2014
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Geriatric Urinary Incontinence

Geriatric Urinary Incontinence

Publish Date: 3/28/2014
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I am not depressed: Assessment and Treatment of Depression in Older Adults in Primary Care

I am not depressed: Assessment and Treatment of Depression in Older Adults in Primary Care

Publish Date: 9/5/2013
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Quality: Raising the Bar - Implications for Performance

Quality: Raising the Bar - Implications for Performance

Publish Date: 4/10/2012
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Geriatrics: From Bench to Bedside to Policy

Geriatrics: From Bench to Bedside to Policy

Publish Date: 6/7/2011
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Improving Medication Safety in the Nursing Home Setting

Improving Medication Safety in the Nursing Home Setting

Publish Date: 5/4/2011
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