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Quick Reference for Geriatric Syndromes

Quick Reference for Geriatric Syndromes

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Author(s):  
Laurence Solberg, MD, PhD
Sponsor: 
Donald W. Reynolds Foundation
Geriatric Education Center (GEC)
POGOe Id: 
20647
Date Posted: 
03/31/2010
Date Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
07/18/2012
Abstract: 

A quick reference card set of geriatric syndromes designed for bedside use, which fits in a white coat pocket.

Educational objectives: 

Identification of, assessment of, and intervention with important geriatric syndromes frequently encountered in inpatient and outpatient clinical settings.

Additional information/Special implementation requirements or guidelines: 

Content available as PDF file. Cards may be printed and bound for hard-copy reference.

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Estimated time to complete: 
45 minutes
Already Expired Email Date: 
Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 11:54pm
Already Expired Email 1 month date: 
Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 10:34am
Expired Email Date: 
Friday, March 30, 2018 - 3:22pm
Contact Person/Corresponding Author:
Dr. Laurence Solberg laurence.m.solberg@vanderbilt.edu


Suggested Citation:
Dr. Laurence Solberg. Quick Reference for Geriatric Syndromes. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2010 Available from: https://pogoe.org/productid/20647

Comments

Submitted by kgulliver on

This is a great tool for use in the clinical setting.  It would be greatly enhanced with the addition of the Beer's Lists of potentially inappropriate medications for use with older adults.  This link will take you to an article presenting the list which was undated in 2002 http://archinte.ama-assn.org/cgi/reprint/163/22/2716

Kevin