Disease or Procedure Specific Information

  • Information on specific disease processes such as geriatric syndromes
  • Guidelines for addressing the unique care needs of older patients during medical procedures

Highlighted Resources

  • Evidence-based geriatric clinical nursing website of the Hartford Institute for geriatric nursing at New York University's College of Nursing
  • Resources include evidence based fact sheets on geriatric topics, clinical tools, faculty resources, continuing education, as well as information on advocacy and special practice with older patients.
  • This Team-Based Learning (TBL) module introduces the common and interrelated geriatric syndromes of polypharmacy, falls and delirium.
  • It is intended to provide basic diagnostic tools and sharpen the learner’s awareness of commonly ignored risks in the healthcare setting.