Therapeutic drug monitoring is a frequent practice in health care. How does age affect drug absorption, metabolization and excretion?
The use of salt substitutes can cause hyperkalemia in older adults when use in conjunction with what types of drugs?
Describe how you would prevent and evaluate risk factors for medication nonadherence in older adults?
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Meiner, S.E., Yeager, J.J. (2019).
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Health Care in Danger: Why medical ethics matters (Part 2/3) (2:13)
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