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322 - Geropsych Pharmacology Update

‐ Oct 7, 2017 10:30am

Credits: None available.

The session reviews recent developments in drug treatment of psychiatric and behavioral symptoms in the elderly. Pharmacokinetics, adverse effects, and assessing efficacy are reviewed. Special attention is given to treatment of behavioral symptoms of dementia and recent developments in depressive disorders. The special vulnerability of elderly patients to pharmacologic agents are emphasized.

Contact hours available until 10/7/19.

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.

Conference Committee Disclosures:

  • There are no disclosures to declare.

Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:

  • There are no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:

  • No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:

This session is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and the Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association (GAPNA).

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Anthony J. J

annetti, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered

Nursing, Provider Number CEP5387.

Learning Outcome:

  • After completing this learning activity, the participant will have a better understanding of the psychopharmacology of cognitive disorders and antipsychotic, anti-anxiety, and anti-depressant agents.

Credits Available