Pharmacology of Dementia and Delirium



Presented by Jacqueline Close, PhD, RN and Ann Mayo, RN, DNSc, FAAN

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Learning Objectives:

  • Participants will be able to state the primary purpose and action of at least one drug that is commonly prescribed/furnished to older adults with Alzheimer’s disease.
  • Participants will be able to state the benefits of a thorough assessment for delirium as well as the ramifications of treating with medication before all other interventions have been attempted.