Pharmacy - Course - Advanced Care For Geriatric Patients

  • Course Code: PHCP715
  • Credits: 2
  • Hours Distribution: (2Lec)
  • Course Type: Master Specialized Elective Courses (MSE)

Course Description

This course examines the management (drug and non-drug) of common diseases and disorders of the elderly, taking into consideration their individualization of drug therapy because of physiological changes associated with ageing. Evaluation and recommendation of appropriate resources in special problems related to drug management in the elderly; in particular avoidance or minimization of adverse drug reactions.