Describes the role of radiation therapy in the management of high risk non-metastatic prostate cancer.
Understand the course of treatment for patients with low and intermediate risk prostate cancer.
Assess magnitude of benefit for radiation after breast conserving surgery.
Resources available for facilitating driving cessation.
How to manage patients once it is determined they have low vision.
Review frequent impairment and complications of acute stroke.
Outline standard approaches for planning, leading, and concluding difficult family meetings with strategies for navigating conflict.
Define, compare, and contrast power of attorney for health care, surrogate decision maker, and guardian.
Define advance directives and the components that are commonly incorporated.
Determine an older adult’s ability to make medical decisions in a hospital or clinic setting.
Master geriatric-specific diagnostic considerations in the assessment of an older adult in the emergency department.
Understand key concepts in patient safety in any care setting.
Learn the basic medical requirements for safe driving and the components of clinical evaluation.
Consider quality of life assessment in initiating renal replacement therapy.