Reviews the basic knowledge used in the assessment and care of the geratric patient. Topics covered include: the impact of age related changes such as cardiovascular, respiratory, neurological, endocrine, alzheimer disease and dementia. Recognizing abuse and neglect of the elderly and caring for technology dependent patients ( ventilator patinets, cardiac monitor patients and pateints with invasive blood presure monitoring devices ).

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