Medications and Dementia

Green Clock Hours: 1.00

The purpose of this course is to review terms used when providing a medication service to those with dementia or Alzheimer's. Common terms are reviewed along with basic medication concepts. The difference between side effects and an adverse drug reaction are discussed. The learner is engaged in reviewing medications typically used in treating the symptoms of dementia and Alzheimer's with their associated risks and benefits. Alternatives to medication use and gradual dose reduction are presented.

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The purpose of this course is to review terms used when providing a medication service to those with dementia or Alzheimer's. Common terms are reviewed along with basic medication concepts. The difference between side effects and an adverse drug reaction are discussed. The learner is engaged in reviewing medications typically used in treating the symptoms of dementia and Alzheimer's with their associated risks and benefits. Alternatives to medication use and gradual dose reduction are presented.

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