Nurse Practitioner: Prescribing in the Elder
29.00
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Run Time: 1.2
Contact Hours: 1.6
Rx Hours: 1.6

Learn about age- and disease-related physiologic changes in the elder, as these factors influence the choice of safe, efficacious therapeutic agents in the older adult population. Adjusting medication in the face of reduced hepatic and renal function in the older adult is highlighted, and an update on the latest Beer criteria is discussed.

Prescribing in the Elder

29.00

Run Time: 1.2
Contact Hours: 1.6
Rx Hours: 1.6

Learn about age- and disease-related physiologic changes in the elder, as these factors influence the choice of safe, efficacious therapeutic agents in the older adult population. Adjusting medication in the face of reduced hepatic and renal function in the older adult is highlighted, and an update on the latest Beer criteria is discussed.