Online Education | Adult/Geriatric Drug Therapy 2013 - 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.
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.
Eric Anderson, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor, Internal Medicine and Division of Nephrology, University of Washington School of
- 1.20 Contact hours
- 1.20 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level