Launch Module

To Obtain Credit

Method of Participation

This material is self-directed online training. You may stop and return at any time. You must be logged in to obtain credit.

Review the learning material in its entirety. Your progress through the module is tracked.

In order to obtain credit:

  • Complete the knowledge assessment (ungraded).
  • Complete the interactive case studies within the course.
  • Review each block of material – your progress is tracked.
  • Pass the knowledge check with a score of 80% or more.
  • Complete the course evaluation (you will be redirected to this on course completion).

Recommended Readings

  1. The agitated older adult in the emergency department: a narrative review of common causes and management strategies. Kennedy, M. Koehl J. Journal Of The American College Of Emergency Physicians Open – View Article
  2. Altered Mental Status in Older Emergency Department Patients. Wilber, Scott T. Jin H. Han – View Article
  3. Delirium Assessment in Older People in Emergency Departments. A literature Review. Pérez-Ros. Diseases 2019 – View Article
  4. Depression in the Elderly. Taylor, Warren. The New England Journal of Medicine. 2014 – PDF
  5.  Diagnosing Delirium in Older Emergency Department Patients. Han JH, et al. Ann Emerg Med. 2013 – View Article
  6. Delirium Assessment in Older People in Emergency Departments. A Literature Review. Pilar Pérez-Ros and Francisco Miguel Martínez-Arnau – View Article

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