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OTN Geriatric Rounds: Substance Use and Falls in Older Adults

November 3, 2015

11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m.

Learning Objectives:

  • To relate the involvement of substances (Alcohol) in injury from falls. To discuss medication that can impact falls risk such as medication for sleep or anxiety.
  • To understand the factors related to falls in substance use disorders for older adults using case based learning.

Who Should Attend: Addiction counsellors/addiction outreach workers - IGSW’s - SGS - Social workers/ hospital & community - GEM  nurses, NP - BSO - PRC’s - Care Coordinators, Family Physicians

Presenter: Jonathan Rajeevan Bertram is a Staff Physician at the Centre for Addiction & Mental Health (CAMH) under the Addictions Medicine Service & Aboriginal Outreach.

Event # 49297955

Case discussion starts at 12:45 p.m.  You must notify Deanna Armstrong to be added to this discussion if you are not attending the education session:

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