Geriatrics and Rheumatology: Practical Topics in Overlapping Specialties
Feburary 3-7, 2014
Meeting Site: Sarasota, FL
Sponsor/Certification: American Medical Seminars, Inc. designates these live activities for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Day 1 Delirium in the Elderly – Current Concepts. Practical Points for the Musculoskeletal Exam for the Primary Care Provider. Evaluation and Treatment of Dementia in Seniors. Osteoarthritis: Diagnosis and Treatment in the Older Patient. Day 2 Advanced Nutritional Assessment and Therapy. Osteoporosis: Contemporary Diagnosis and Treatment. Vitamin B-12 and Vitamin D in Seniors. The Geriatric Patient: Evidence-Based Answers to Frequently Asked Questions. Day 3 Health Maintenance and Exercise for the Older Patient. Sensible Approaches to Geriatric Infections. A Diagnostic and Therapeutic Approach to the Patient Presenting with an Inflammatory Arthritis. Geriatric Depression: Advances in Diagnosis and Treatment. Day 4 Sensible Prescribing Practices for the Elderly. Treatment of Chronic Pain in the Elderly. Contemporary Issues in End of Life Care. Office Orthopedics in the Older Patient. Day 5 Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Giant Cell Arteritis. A Practical Approach to Falls and Urinary Incontinence in the Elderly. Gout and Pseudogout in the Elderly. Improving Communication Skills in Medical Practice.