MED Talk

EYE-OPENING SOLUTIOns

Don’t Drug Grandma: Relieving Pain and Agitation Without Sedation

SPEAKER: ELIZABETH LANDSVERK MD

Dementia is a challenging disease. Agitation is even more confusing.

  • How do we know when to treat pain?
  • How do we treat pain?
  • Is Ativan OK? Is Motrin OK?
  • How do we stop the agitation?
  • What do we do if music does not work?

I don’t want my loved one sedated. What to do?

Dr Landsverk presents a TED Talk rehearsal on medications in elders; discussion to follow.

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  • RSVP for a scheduled talk (see Upcoming Event Dates below)
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Upcoming Event Dates

NOVEMBER 7
Time: 1:30-3:30 PM
Location: Morgan Hill Community and Cultural Center: El Toro Room – 17000 Monterey Road, Morgan Hill, CA
RSVP: Loma Clara (669) 258-3500 or the Morgan Hill Senior Center (408) 782-1284
Cost: Complimentary
Sponsor: Loma Clara Senior Living and The Morgan Hill Centennial Recreation Senior Center

FOR QUESTIONS CALL 650.357.8834 EXT 4