This session presents succinct updates to clinical issues on the forefront of medical practice in long term care. Areas of interest include: frailty, thyroid disease, weight loss, falls, osteoporosis, pressure ulcers, restraints, pain, and depression. Presentations are focused, based on recent research, and practical application.
Integrate new developments and findings to manage geriatric syndromes in long-term care
Describe resources available for management of these syndromes
Develop a therapeutic and goal-oriented approach to problems commonly found in long-term care