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Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Discussing Cognitive Aging with Patients and Families

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Date Posted: 
12/31/1969
Date Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
12/31/1969
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Abstract: 

Discussing Cognitive Aging with Patients and Families is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key geriatric topics and provide clinically useful assessments and interventions. Initially developed for remote, rural clinical sites, they are useful for students and health care professionals from many fields and across a very broad range of health care settings.

Educational objectives: 
  1. Define cognitive aging
  2. Explain the difference between fluid intelligence and crystalized intelligence
  3. Identify a clinical test that can be used to assess speed of medical processing
Additional information/Special implementation requirements or guidelines: 

Subscribers to POGOe are free to reprint Elder Care on their own stationery or in other publications without obtaining specific permission, so long as:

  1. Content is not changed,
  2. No one is charged a fee to use or read the publication,
  3. Authors and their affiliated institutions are noted without change, and
  4. The reprint includes the following statement: “Reprinted courtesy of the Arizona Reynolds Program of Applied Geriatrics and the Arizona Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program”. 
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The Elder Care provider sheets are occasionally published in the Arizona Geriatrics Society Journal, which is published twice yearly.

Nelson, D. and Medina-Walpole, A. (2010, December), Elder care provider fact sheets. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 58(12), 2414-2415. Also available online.  

Date posted: 
Thu, 06/30/2016
Date Submitted or Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
Thu, 06/30/2016
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Suggested Citation:
Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Discussing Cognitive Aging with Patients and Families. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2016 Available from: https://pogoe.org/taxonomy/term/251

Native American Elders Bibliography

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Date Posted: 
12/31/1969
Date Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
12/31/1969
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Abstract: 

This bibliography contains 24 annotates peer-reviewed articles on Native American elders.

Educational objectives: 

This bibliography provides a list of annotated references to support individuals' learning regarding Native American elders.

Date posted: 
Tue, 03/01/2016
Date Submitted or Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
Tue, 03/01/2016
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Suggested Citation:
Native American Elders Bibliography. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2016 Available from: https://pogoe.org/taxonomy/term/251

Latino Elders Bibliography

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Date Posted: 
12/31/1969
Date Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
12/31/1969
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Abstract: 

This bibliography contains 21 annotated peer-reviewed articles regarding Latino elders' health inequities, social relationships, caregiving/caregivers, mental health status and service use, etc.

Educational objectives: 

This bibliography provides a list of annotated references to support individuals' learning regarding Latino elders.

Date posted: 
Tue, 03/01/2016
Date Submitted or Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
Tue, 03/01/2016
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Suggested Citation:
Latino Elders Bibliography. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2016 Available from: https://pogoe.org/taxonomy/term/251

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Bibliography

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Date Posted: 
12/31/1969
Date Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
12/31/1969
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Abstract: 

This bibliography contains a list of 44 annotated peer-reviewed articles on grandparents raising grandchildren -- physical and emotional well-being, emotional strain and health implications, caregiver burden, retirement issues, and other topics.

Educational objectives: 

This bibliography provides a list of annotated references to support individuals' learning regarding the issues affecting grandparents who are primary caregivers for their grandchildren.

Date posted: 
Tue, 03/01/2016
Date Submitted or Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
Tue, 03/01/2016
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Suggested Citation:
Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Bibliography. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2016 Available from: https://pogoe.org/taxonomy/term/251

Geriatric Care Management Bibliography

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Date Posted: 
12/31/1969
Date Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
12/31/1969
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Abstract: 

Sixteen current and quality peer-reviewed articles on the field of Geriatric Care Management are annotated in this bibliography.

Educational objectives: 

This bibliography provides a list of annotated references to support individuals' learning regarding the important field of Geriatric Care Management.

Date posted: 
Tue, 03/01/2016
Date Submitted or Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
Tue, 03/01/2016
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Suggested Citation:
Geriatric Care Management Bibliography. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2016 Available from: https://pogoe.org/taxonomy/term/251

Direct Care Workers and Older Adults Bibliography

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Date Posted: 
12/31/1969
Date Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
12/31/1969
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Abstract: 

This annotated bibliography contains 48 peer-reviewed articles on direct care workers and older adults.

Educational objectives: 

This bibliography provides a list of annotated references to support individuals' learning regarding direct care workers.

Date posted: 
Tue, 03/01/2016
Date Submitted or Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
Tue, 03/01/2016
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Suggested Citation:
Direct Care Workers and Older Adults Bibliography. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2016 Available from: https://pogoe.org/taxonomy/term/251

Asian American Elders Bibliography

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Date Posted: 
12/31/1969
Date Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
12/31/1969
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Abstract: 

This bibliography annotates 32 peer-reviewed articles on Asian American elders and their caregivers, health outcomes, disability rates, attitudes, mental health, etc.

Educational objectives: 

This bibliography provides a list of annotated references to support individuals' learning regarding Asian American elders.

Date posted: 
Tue, 03/01/2016
Date Submitted or Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
Tue, 03/01/2016
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Suggested Citation:
Asian American Elders Bibliography. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2016 Available from: https://pogoe.org/taxonomy/term/251

African American Elders Bibliography

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Date Posted: 
12/31/1969
Date Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
12/31/1969
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Abstract: 

This bibliography lists 36 annotatied peer-reviewed articles on African American elders' health status and risks, socioeconomic factors, health promotion, and other topics.

Educational objectives: 

This bibliography provides a list of annotated references to support individuals' learning regarding African American elders.

Date posted: 
Tue, 03/01/2016
Date Submitted or Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
Tue, 03/01/2016
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Suggested Citation:
African American Elders Bibliography. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2016 Available from: https://pogoe.org/taxonomy/term/251

Ageism Bibliography

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Date Posted: 
12/31/1969
Date Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
12/31/1969
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Abstract: 

This annotated bibliography contains 17 peer-reviewed articles on ageism, including several articles regarding university students' attitudes toward older adults and ageism in the workplace.

Educational objectives: 

This bibliography provides a list of annotated references to support individuals' learning regarding ageism.

Date posted: 
Tue, 03/01/2016
Date Submitted or Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
Tue, 03/01/2016
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Suggested Citation:
Ageism Bibliography. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2016 Available from: https://pogoe.org/taxonomy/term/251

Ambulatory Geriatrics Curriculum for Internal Medicine Residents Module on BPSD: Agitation and Behavioral Problems in Dementia

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Date Posted: 
12/31/1969
Date Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
12/31/1969
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Estimated time to complete: 
1
Abstract: 

In 2012, 5.4 million Americans are diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease.  Lifetime risk of experiencing BPSD (Behavioral and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia) is nearly 100%.  BPSD is associated with increased morbidity and nursing home placement and is potentially treatable.  The information in this curriculum has been created to help the general internal medicine residents have a structured approach to the evaluation and management of BPSD.  This is the 3rd topic covered in a four part ambulatory geriatric curriculum that was developed for internal medicine residents.  To learn more about the successful ambulatory curriculum developed, please  check out  manuscript by Chang C1, Callahan EH, Hung WW, Thomas DC, Leipzig RM, DeCherrie LV. A Model for Integrating the Assessment and Management of Geriatric Syndromes Into Internal Medicine Continuity Practice: 5-Year Report. Gerontol Geriatr Educ. 2015 Jul 9:1-15.

Educational objectives: 

At the conclusion of this module, learners will be able to:

  1. Define BPSD
  2. Evaluate BPSD
  3. Discuss the Guidelines for Management of BPSD
    • Nonpharmacologic Interventions
    • Pharmacologic Interventions
Publications from, presentations from, and/or citations to this product: 

Christine Changab*, Eileen H. Callahanab, William W. Hungc, David C. Thomasb, Rosanne M. Leipzigab & Linda V. DeCherrieab A Model for Integrating the Assessment and Management of Geriatric Syndromes Into Internal Medicine Continuity Practice: 5-Year Report Gerontology & Geriatrics Education. Published online: 09 Jul 2015. DOI:10.1080/02701960.2015.1031897.

Date posted: 
Mon, 09/12/2016
Date Submitted or Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
Mon, 09/12/2016
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Suggested Citation:
Ambulatory Geriatrics Curriculum for Internal Medicine Residents Module on BPSD: Agitation and Behavioral Problems in Dementia. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2016 Available from: https://pogoe.org/taxonomy/term/251

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