Geriatric Videos

These videos were created by ACEP’s Academic Affairs Committee in collaboration with SAEM’s Academy of Geriatric Emergency Medicine, and are designed to be helpful for all attending physicians to recognize some of the unique circumstances of geriatric care in the ED.

Topics and presenters include:

Scott T. Wilber, MD, FACEP   Introduction and general assessment of the elder patient
Rob S. Anderson, MD   Physiological changes in aging
Tracy Sanson, MD, FACEP   Delirium, altered mental status
Christopher R. Carpenter, MD, FACEP   Falls, trauma issues
Jonathan A. Edlow, MD, FACEP   The dizzy elderly patient
Diane Birnbaumer, MD, FACEP   Abdominal pain in the elderly
Jeffrey M. Caterino, MD, FACEP   Infectious diseases
Preeti Jois, MD, FACEP   Chest pain, dyspnea
Mark Rosenberg, DO, FACEP   End-of-life, ethical issues
Kennon Heard, MD, FACEP   Pharmacology, polypharmacy/medication/drug interactions


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