Online Education | Adult/Geriatric Drug Therapy 2013 - Evidence-Based Approach to Hypertension Management in the Elderly

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Evidence-Based
Approach
to Hypertension
Management
in the Elderly

This course focuses on current pharmacologic concepts regarding hypertension management in the elderly. Content details are listed in the learning objectives below.

 


 

Target Audience

For nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses, pharmacists and other healthcare professionals in all settings.

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After taking this course, you will be better able to:

  • Discuss current guidelines for blood pressure management in the elderly.
  • Describe strategies for individualizing care for elderly patients with hypertension.
  • Discuss recent and evolving advances in the management of hypertension.

Additional Information

Format: 
Audio and Video
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.20 Contact hours
  • 1.20 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
08/06/2013
Expires: 
08/06/2017
Cost:
$30.00

Eric Anderson, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor, Internal Medicine and Division of Nephrology, University of Washington School of
Medicine, Seattle

Available Credit

  • 1.20 Contact hours
  • 1.20 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level

Price

Cost:
$30.00
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Required Hardware/software

FlashPlayer and Adobe Acrobat Reader.

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