At the end of this activity, participants should be able to identify three physiologic changes that occur in the elderly population; review a patient’s medication list based on the Beers list criteria; and define polypharmacy and its implications in the community pharmacy setting.
This continuing education activity was designed specifically for pharmacists.
Katie Wenstrom, Pharm.D., staff/clinical pharmacist, Meijer,
and residency coordinator, Meijer/Pfizer/Ferris State University (FSU); Todd Kennedy, Pharm.D., and Brian Palmer, 2016 Pharm.D. candidate, FSU College of Pharmacy
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Continuing Education Credit
Michigan Pharmacists Association (MPA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Universal Activity #0112-0000-15-008-H01-P; 1.0 contact hour; Initial Release Date: 1/5/16; Expiration Date: 1/5/19
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