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Preventive Screening for the Elderly

"The Texas Tech Medcast is a podcast for medical residents, medical students, practicing physicians, and others involved in medical education and high quality, patient-centered primary care." "This episode outlines preventive screening recommendations for elderly patients.

Learning Objectives: the physician audience should be able to: Describe variations in recommendations for preventive screening for the elderly; List clinical screening and typical vaccinations for the elderly; List cardiovascular and cancer screenings for the elderly; and Conduct a preventive screening exam on an older adult


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