Tx of agitation in the elderly
Tuesday December 01, 2020 from
Presenter

Fadi Massoud, Canada

Internist-Geriatrician

Centre Hospitalier Charles LeMoyne

Overview

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This session will cover the general clinical approach to agitation in the elderly with a specific focus on delirium and neuropsychiatric symptoms in dementia.

The workshop will include a short presentation, followed by a Q & A period, and, if time allows the presentation and discussion of three illustrative clinical cases

Objectives

As a result of attending this session, participants will:

  • Discuss the differential diagnosis of agitation
  • Develop a structured approach to the management of delirium and neuropsychiatric symptoms of dementia
  • Discuss when and how to use the pharmacological approach in delirium and neuropsychiatric symptoms of dementia

 


Lectures by Fadi Massoud

When Session Talk Title Room
Tue-01
11:00 - 12:00
Tx of agitation in the elderly - Fadi Massoud Tx of agitation in the elderly

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