Help! I've Fallen and Can't Get Up: Recovering Physical Function
Lecture Date: 2004-05-12
Jeffery Ericksen, MD
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Description of Lecture:
This lecture is designed to provide physicians, pharmacists, nurse practitioners, residents, as well as any medical or allied health professional with advanced information to improve their care of older adults.
At the conclusion of this lecture, learners should be better able to:
Explain the impact of impaired physical function on Quality of Life, List which medications are associated with an increased or decreased risk of falling, Describe a pain management strategy to maximize physical rehabilitation
Acknowledgement of Commercial Support:
No significant support
Description of Media:
Media consist of approximately 45 - 50 minutes of audio and PowerPoint presentation taped from the live event and streamed.
Not available for CME Credit