Illness and Aging

Utilizing a systems approach, the diagnosis and management health problems encountered in the care of the geriatric patient will be discussed.  Management of acute and chronic illnesses encountered in the geriatric population are emphasized throughout the continuum of care.  Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to apply a systematic problem-solving process to selected health problems in both the physical and psychosocial realm in a given geriatric population.

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