13th Annual Care of the Elderly

Schedule

Start 15 June, 2022, 8 AM

End 5 50 PM

Location

🌐 Virtual CPD Conference

No city specified

ON

No country specified

Contact Info

Melanie Kennedy, Event Coordinator

E-Mail: kennedy@mcmaster.ca

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TARGET AUDIENCE

Family Physicians, Primary Care Nurses, Social Workers, Pharmacists, Students, Residents, Geriatricians, and Other Health Professionals.


LEARNING OBJECTIVES

At the end of this activity, the learners will be able to:

  • Identify the appropriate use of medications for the management of challenging responsive behaviors in the elderly.
  • Identify the management of common chronic illnesses in the elderly as their frailty increases.
  • Describe the challenges of COVID long haulers and its management.
  • Describe the challenges of managing palliative care in the community and institutionalized elderly.
  • Describe an understanding of assessment of the elderly pertaining to their capacity and driving ability.




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