Geriatric Syndromes – An Overview for Therapists

Green Clock Hours: 1.50

Geriatric syndromes are clinical conditions that result from disease or impairments that affect multiple systems. Recognizing geriatric syndromes is critical to providing the best possible care. Common geriatric syndromes include frailty, incontinence, falls, dementia, malnutrition, and delirium. This module provides therapy professionals with an understanding of geriatric syndromes, including the mechanisms and shared risk factors that contribute to development. Learners will understand their role in assessing and treating people with geriatric syndrome, including prioritizing needs and addressing underlying impairments.
 

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Geriatric syndromes are clinical conditions that result from disease or impairments that affect multiple systems. Recognizing geriatric syndromes is critical to providing the best possible care. Common geriatric syndromes include frailty, incontinence, falls, dementia, malnutrition, and delirium. This module provides therapy professionals with an understanding of geriatric syndromes, including the mechanisms and shared risk factors that contribute to development. Learners will understand their role in assessing and treating people with geriatric syndrome, including prioritizing needs and addressing underlying impairments.
 

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