You have recommended giving up coffee and soda and instructed patients on bladder retraining. What to do when bladder control problems are still an issue? Learn which medications are effective in various types of incontinence and when to use them.
Contact hours available until 4/2/18.
Requirements for Successful Completion: Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.
Faculty, Planners and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Planning Committee: No planning committee member discloses a potential or actual conflict of interest.
Speakers: Ted Johnson discloses the following: receives author royalties from Up-To-Date for the topic card on nocturia and serves as consultant for Astellas (clinical trial design) and Vantia (outcomes instrument development).
There are no disclosures to declare.
Commercial Support and Sponsorship: No commercial support or sponsorship declared.
Accreditation Statement: This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and GAPNA.
Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Learning Outcome: Identify the location of anticholinergic receptors and alpha-adrenergic receptors, avoid prescribing errors in the elderly, and recognize characteristics of poor candidates for drug therapy.