What do you create instead of a differential diagnosis for patients with multiple morbidities?
Acute illnesses have (the same / different) presentations, investigations and treatments in older people compared to younger people.
What condition is often seen in older people and is caused by a secondary illness?
What are some iatrogenic symptoms / diseases caused by
b) broad-spectrum antibiotics
a) Postural hypotension
b) C. diff infection
c) Peptic ulcers, AKI
Older patients often have a single problem - true or false?
Several co-existing problems, not easily tied to a system
What process is used to diagnose a frail older patient?
Comprehensive geriatric assessment