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Author: Richard Dupee, M.D.
Geriatrics Geriatrics
Years of Life Expectancy at Birth Years of Life Expectancy at Birth
Aging Aging
Frequency Of Common Chronic Conditions Frequency Of Common Chronic Conditions
Geriatric Care Geriatric Care
Dealing with  Ethical Dilemmas Dealing with Ethical Dilemmas
Common Ethical Issues In Geriatrics Common Ethical Issues In Geriatrics
Ageism Ageism
The Changing Face of Your Waiting Room The Changing Face of Your Waiting Room
Dementia Dementia
Basic Principles of Working with Older Adults Basic Principles of Working with Older Adults
Basic Principles of Working with Older Adults (cont'd) Basic Principles of Working with Older Adults (cont'd)
 Older Adult Patient's Expectations Older Adult Patient's Expectations
Recognizing the Patient's Healthcare Agenda Recognizing the Patient's Healthcare Agenda
Communications Challenges You May Face Communications Challenges You May Face
Establishing Good Communication Establishing Good Communication
Establishing Good Communication (cont'd) Establishing Good Communication (cont'd)
Communicating with Hearing-Impairment Patients Communicating with Hearing-Impairment Patients
Communicating with Visually Impaired Patients Communicating with Visually Impaired Patients
Communicating with Cognitively Impaired Patients Communicating with Cognitively Impaired Patients
The Importance of Caregivers The Importance of Caregivers
The High Risk Older Adult Patient The High Risk Older Adult Patient
Risk Screening Risk Screening
Assessment of the Elderly Patient Assessment of the Elderly Patient
Physical Health Assessment Physical Health Assessment
Mental Health Assessment Mental Health Assessment
Mental Health Assessment (cont'd) Mental Health Assessment (cont'd)
Functional Assessment Functional Assessment
Small Changes in Function Small Changes in Function
Functional Health Assessment Functional Health Assessment
Functional Activities Questionnaire (FAQ) Functional Activities Questionnaire (FAQ)
Functional Health Assessment (cont'd) Functional Health Assessment (cont'd)
Social Health Assessment Social Health Assessment
Social Health Assessment (cont'd) Social Health Assessment (cont'd)
Social Health Assessment (cont'd) Social Health Assessment (cont'd)
Polypharmacy Polypharmacy
Adverse Drug Reactions Adverse Drug Reactions
Adverse Drug Reactions (cont'd) Adverse Drug Reactions (cont'd)
Compliance Compliance
Iatrogenic Illness Iatrogenic Illness
Iatrogenic (unnecessary) Illness Iatrogenic (unnecessary) Illness
When Further Evaluation is Needed When Further Evaluation is Needed
Case Management Case Management
Case Management Case Management
Why Geriatric Care Management? Why Geriatric Care Management?
Recommended Clinical Preventative Services Recommended Clinical Preventative Services