This app is designed for hospitalists, nurses and other clinicians for use at the bedside to help provide care for acutely ill older adults. The information includes tips for assessments and interventions.
Clinical Geriatrics is an official clinical, peer-reviewed journal produced of the American Geriatrics Society (AGS). The AGS is an international not-for-profit association of over 6,700 health professionals dedicated to improving the health, independence and quality of life for all older people.
The Mental Health and Aging podcast series is offered as part of an educational initiative on Clinical Challenges in Primary Care & Aging supported by the New Jersey Geriatric Education Center (NJGEC). This episode focuses on the side effects, dosing, and efficacy of antipsychotic medications commonly used to treat older patients.
Information about the care of those over 65, derived from cutting-edge research and best practices, is now available to nurses and other providers in either print format or streaming video, at any time and at no cost, through this series called A New Look at the Old.
Always with its eye on the territory ahead, University of Nebraska Medical Center is dedicated to educating the next century of health care professionals with the latest in teaching tools, technology and facilities.
NIHSeniorHealth makes aging-related health information easily accessible for family members and friends seeking reliable, easy to understand online health information. This site was developed by the National Institute on Aging (NIA) and the National Library of Medicine (NLM) both part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).