Self-Care in the Geriatric Population
Program # 0170-9999-15-070-L04-P
2 Contact Hours
At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
- List common physiologic changes in the geriatric population that affect medication use
- Discuss common self-care trends and conditions for this patient population.
- Identify common drug therapy problems associated with nonprescription medicines in the geriatric population.
- List several commonly used nonprescription products that may be particularly problematic or should be used with caution in the geriatric population.
Emily Ambizas, BS, PhmD, PharmD
Associate Clinical Professor
St. John’s University
The Pharmacists Society of the State of New York is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
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