Other Session

  • Date:
  • Time: 10:30am - 11:30am
  • Track: Research
  • CME/CE: 1.0

Sponsored by the Research Committee
Moderator: Camille P. Vaughan, MD, MS
This session will present the latest peer-reviewed geriatrics research with questions and answers to follow.  Learning Objectives: (1) discuss new and original geriatrics research; (2) describe an emerging concept or new scientific focus in aging research; and (3) summarize the key findings of projects with relevance to care of older adults.

P24 - Optimizing Practices, Use, Care and Services-Antipsychotics   (OPUS-AP): A Phase 2 Scale-Up to 129 Long-Term Care (LTC) Centers in Quebec, Canada
Benoit Cossette, BPharm, PhD
P25 - Impact of Deprescribing Cholinesterase Inhibitors on Medication Use in Nursing Home Residents with Severe Dementia
Joshua D. Niznik, PharmD, PhD
P26 - Effectiveness of Government-Led Direct-To-Consumer Education on the Reduction of Chronic Opioid Use: The TAPERING Randomized Controlled Trial
Justin P. Turner, PhD, MClinPharm, BPharm
P27 - Antihypertensive Deprescribing among Veterans with Limited Life Expectancy after Admission to Veteran Affairs (VA) Nursing Homes
Carolyn T. Thorpe, PhD, MPH