Health of Elderly Lecture
Health of Elderly Lecture at Stanford
Today, elderly patients are prescribed the highest proportion of drugs and medications. However, adverse drug reactions and treatment failures in the elderly are increasing at a rapid rate. Join the Health of Elderly Lecture at the Redwood City Public Library, a special event led by Mehrdad Ayati, a clinical assistant professor of medicine at the Stanford University Medical Center who will launch a discussion and provide information on how to better prescribe drugs.
What Will Be Covered
The lecture will include a comprehensive review of the way in which health care providers prescribe medication, a discussion on adverse drug reactions, and suggestions on possible solutions to changing the practice of prescribing drugs and making the health industry more safe.
How to Attend
The lecture is admission-free and open to the general public every Wednesday evening until May 15th. For more information, call (650) 498-7826 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.