Geriatric Assessment

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What will you learn in this module?

 

The aims of this module are to assist you to understand:

 

         Major elements of Comprehensive Geriatric
Assessment (CGA)
 

         How to identify who should/would benefit from CGA
 

         Who should be involved in CGA
 

         Specific aspects of the history and physical examination
 

         The identification and assessment of frailty
 

         Instruments used for CGA
 

         Utilising this information in developing a management plan

Definitions & Terms

Reference & Links

 

About this module

This is one of a series of learning modules produced by the

Victorian Geriatric Medicine Training Program

Definitions & Terms

Reference & Links