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Ahmed Glaucoma Valve Implantation
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presented by Soosan Jacob, fl. 2013; produced by Springer (London, England and Berlin State: Springer, 2019), 14 mins
This video walks the viewer through all the steps in the placement of an Ahmed glaucoma valve with the tube passed into the posterior chamber through the sulcus. This is possible in a pseudophakic eye and has the advantage of preventing possible corneal endothelial decompensation secondary to tube-corneal touch. P...
presented by Soosan Jacob, fl. 2013; produced by Springer (London, England and Berlin State: Springer, 2019), 14 mins
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Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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produced by Springer; interview by Mariam Hussain, fl. 2019 (London, England and Berlin State: Springer, 2019), 14 mins
Age-related macular degeneration (AMD), if left untreated, is the most common cause of vision loss in people over 50 years older in the US. Patients may have attributed their vision loss to comorbid ocular pathology, such as cataracts. Previously, neovascular AMD often progressed from one eye to the other and caus...
produced by Springer; interview by Mariam Hussain, fl. 2019 (London, England and Berlin State: Springer, 2019), 14 mins
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Comorbid Vision and Hearing Loss
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produced by Springer; interview by Mariam Hussain, fl. 2019 (Berlin State: Springer, 2019), 12 mins
Hearing and visual loss are comorbidities that affect activities of daily living and result in higher mortality rate in an urban population of elderly patients. Patients with age related macular degeneration (ARMD) frequently also have hearing loss, and the combination of hearing and vision loss has been found to...
produced by Springer; interview by Mariam Hussain, fl. 2019 (Berlin State: Springer, 2019), 12 mins
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Vision Loss and Falls: Risks Factors for Aging Patients
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produced by Springer; interview by Mariam Hussain, fl. 2019 (Berlin, Berlin State: Springer, 2019), 13 mins
Visual loss is an independent risk factor for falls, which are one of the leading causes of injury related death and disability in the elderly. Falls can lead to fractures, and only half of patients treated for a hip fracture were able to return to independent living. As the largest generation of the population ag...
produced by Springer; interview by Mariam Hussain, fl. 2019 (Berlin, Berlin State: Springer, 2019), 13 mins
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Communicating with Persons with Dementia
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produced by Medcom (Cypress, CA: Medcom, 2018), 18 mins

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Communication is a fundamental component of human relationships. It is important for everyone to be able to communicate their needs and the choices that they are making, as a way to preserve our sense of identity. Particularly with people with dementia, communication can be challenging, but it is importa...

produced by Medcom (Cypress, CA: Medcom, 2018), 18 mins
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Dementia & Memory Care, Dementia Behavior Management
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produced by Medcom, in Dementia & Memory Care (Cypress, CA: Medcom, 2018), 29 mins

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It is common for problem behaviors to occur among older adults in the long term care setting, and these behaviors can negatively impact the resident’s health and quality of life. It doesn’t stop there, however, because the effects of problem behaviors are also felt by caregivers and other residents w...

produced by Medcom, in Dementia & Memory Care (Cypress, CA: Medcom, 2018), 29 mins
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Dementia & Memory Care, Family Issues with Dementia
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produced by Medcom, in Dementia & Memory Care (Cypress, CA: Medcom, 2018), 16 mins

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In order to build a meaningful and successful relationship with a resident, the caregiver must develop a meaningful and successful relationship with the resident’s family. Any concerns or difficulties that the family may have in regards to the resident must be addressed, and it is important to take the...

produced by Medcom, in Dementia & Memory Care (Cypress, CA: Medcom, 2018), 16 mins
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Dementia & Memory Care, Promoting Independence for Persons with Dementia
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produced by Medcom, in Dementia & Memory Care (Cypress, CA: Medcom, 2018), 19 mins

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Caregivers have a great responsibility in administering care to residents with dementia. The disease itself causes loss of judgment, reasoning, memory, and communication skills that can lead the resident with dementia into risk and danger if not properly managed. Activities of daily living can often be a...

produced by Medcom, in Dementia & Memory Care (Cypress, CA: Medcom, 2018), 19 mins
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Neurocognitive Disorder, Case 1: Susan, Case 1, Susan, Alzheimer's Dementia, Mental Status Exam - Advanced Decline
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produced by Symptom Media, in Neurocognitive Disorder, Case 1: Susan, Case 1 (Santa Monica, CA: Symptom Media, 2018), 1 min
The nurse unsuccessfully attempts to perform a Mental Status Exam with Susan. Susan stares past the nurse, making little to no eye contact and not responding to questions while playing with a sweater on her lap.
produced by Symptom Media, in Neurocognitive Disorder, Case 1: Susan, Case 1 (Santa Monica, CA: Symptom Media, 2018), 1 min
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Neurocognitive Disorder, Case 1: Susan, Case 1, Susan, Alzheimer's Dementia, Mental Status Exam - Mild Decline
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produced by Symptom Media, in Neurocognitive Disorder, Case 1: Susan, Case 1 (Santa Monica, CA: Symptom Media, 2018), 4 mins
Susan is able to answer the nurse’s questions with some difficulty. She remembers details as the current year and her children’s names. However, Susan is unable to answer questions such as the day, date, the president’s name, and the ages of her children. She finds it uncomfortable to continue to test her me...
produced by Symptom Media, in Neurocognitive Disorder, Case 1: Susan, Case 1 (Santa Monica, CA: Symptom Media, 2018), 4 mins
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