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Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Akathisia in Older Adults

Akathisia in Older Adults is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key geriatric...

Team Based Geriatrics

The End of Rotation Evaluation Instrument assesses knowledge of teamwork skills, ability to apply knowledge of geriatric syndromes to problem-based...

Geriatricized H&P with Function and Delirium Risk Assessments

One important goal of the Wake Forest Geriatrics Principles for Specialists program is to train faculty, chief residents and fellows in the use of...

Geriatric Cardiology OSCE: The Hidden Curriculum, Identifying Hypoactive Delirium When Obtaining Procedural Consent

Fellowship Programs must soon comply with the ACGME's Next Accreditation System (NAS) milestone performance tracking and reporting requirement and...

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Advance Directives

Advance Directives is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key geriatric topics and...

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Oral Care for Older Adults

Oral Care for Older Adults  is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key geriatric...

Elder Care: A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Heart Failure-Diagnosis

"Heart Failure-Diagnosis" is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key geriatric topics and...

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Rheumatoid Arthritis: Issues for Older Adults

Rheumatoid Arthritis: Issues for Older Adults is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which...

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Presentation of Common Infections in Older Adults

Presentation of Common Infections in Older Adults is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which...

The Psychologist's Role in Assessment and Therapy

This resident education module was developed to educate residents on what other team members do.  The content was organized around the IM-FM...

Virtual Patient Case #5: Mr. and Mrs. Fred & Eleanor Clifford - Chief Diagnosis: Functional Aging

Virtual Patient Case #5 is the last case in a five part series. This is a CD-ROM containing short video clips of Mr. and Mrs. Clifford from ages 75-...

Pills, Pills and More Pills: A Pill Box Exercise to Reduce Polypharmacy

An interactive, “hands-on” polypharmacy experience paired with group reflection, improves learner knowledge of medication adherence barriers and...

Virtual Patient Case #3: Mr. Clarence Malone - Chief Diagnosis: Dementia/Depression

Virtual Patient Case #3 is the third in a five part series. This is a CD-ROM containing short video clips of Mr. Malone from age 70 age 85. The clips...

Elder Care: A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Diabetes:Special Considerations for Older Adults

"Diabetes:Special Considerations for Older Adults" is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize...

An Interprofessional Curriculum for Healthcare Providers Promoting Safety in Transitions of Care

The transition of patients to...

Elder Care: A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: COPD Management in Older Adults with Heart Disease or Diabetes

COPD Management in Older Adults with Heart Disease or Diabetes is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact...

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Multiple Myeloma

Multiple Myeloma  is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key geriatric topics and...

Person-Centered and Participant-Directed Services and Supports Bibliography

This bibliography contains over 40 annotated peer-reviewed articles, online publications, patient and provider guides, and other resources on person-...

Dementia Care: Social Work Practice Interventions Bibliography

Social workers interact with older adults and their families in nearly all practice settings—child welfare, health and mental health, schools, domestic...

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Dentures

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Dentures is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact...

Geriatrics: A Resource Guide for Primary Care (iBook available on iTunes)

This FREE interactive iBook is intended to cover the most common geriatric topics seen in primary care. The first edition covers: Geriatric...

SAGE Intrinsic Aging: A Histological Perspective: Blood & Defense System

This module demonstrates the normal age-related changes in the blood and defense systems and their clinical implications. A highlight of these modules...

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Motivational Interviewing with Older Adults

Motivational Interviewing with Older Adults is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize...

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