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Exercise for the Older Patient
CME credit is no longer available for this conference.
Calvin H. Hirsch, M.D.

Dr. Hirsch is Professor of Clinical Internal Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Division of General Medicine, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA.

Within the past 12 months, Dr. Hirsch reports no commercial conflicts of interest.

Albert Einstein College of Medicine, CCME staff, and interMDnet staff have nothing to disclose.


Release Date: 08/08/2011
Termination Date: 08/08/2014

Estimated time to complete: 1 hour(s).

Albert Einstein College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Albert Einstein College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 
Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this Cyberounds®, you should be able to:
  • Discuss how exercise fits into the care of older patients as primary, secondary and tertiary prevention
  • List the strength and limitations of current evidence supporting the role of exercise for specific medical conditions
  • Screen patients' levels of physical activity and physical functioning using validated instruments
  • Counsel patients regarding exercise based on the patient's readiness to become active.

 
The opinions expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the views of the sponsor or its publisher. Please review complete prescribing information of specific drugs or combination of drugs, including indications, contraindications, warnings and adverse effects before administering pharmacologic therapy to patients.
 
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