Rational Prescribing in Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias

Zachary Marcum, PharmD, PhD

Assistant Professor

School of Pharmacy

 Learning Objectives

 

By the end of this lecture, you should be able to:

  • Identify high-risk medications in older adults with dementia.
  • Describe strategies to reduce medication-related harm in older adults with dementia.
  • Suggest resources to colleagues, patients, and caregivers for safe medication use in older adults with dementia.

[From the Winter 2021 Geriatric Healthcare Lecture Series (Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias)]