Date(s) - 25/08/2014
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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GERIATRIC PSYCHIATRY PROGRAM
GERIATRIC ACADEMIC ROUNDS
Royal Ottawa Mental Health Centre
1145 Carling Avenue
Monday, August 25th 2014
ROUNDS: 12h00 – 13h00
Presenter:Dr Shahina Suman, (PGY-5)
Supervisor Dr McMurray
Topic:Orthostatic hypotension in elderly patient
1. Orthostatic hypotension, not so uncommon – How to identify?
2. Is orthostatic hypotension a preventable medical condition?
3. How orthostatic hypotension may change my clinical decision?
These Geriatric Psychiatry Rounds are a self-approved group learning activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada