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Erectile Dysfunction in the Older Patient

This handout discusses the causes, evaluation, and treatment of erectile dysfunction in older men.

Driving and the Older Adult

This handout discusses factors to consider when evaluating an older driver, interventions to improve driving ability, and approaches when driving should stop. It also describes legal implications for clinicians.

Adult Well-being Assessment Tailored for Aging Adults

The Adult Well-Being Assessment (AWA) is a validated self-reported survey that asks individuals to rate their overall well-being; finances; physical, mental, and spiritual health; and social support. A measure related to social isolation and loneliness is included.

Measuring Well-Being of Older Adult Clients and Community Members

This toolkit provides guidance on how to use and interpret the NCOA's Adult Well-Being Assessment (AWA). The intended audience is community-based programs and organizations that work with older adults so that they can assess the effectiveness of their services and make improvements to programming.

Evaluation Guide for Older Adult Clinical Fall Prevention Programs

This guide provides the framework for implementing a STEADI-based fall prevention program. This framework describes the key steps to measure and report on the success of implementing a clinical fall prevention program..

Case Study: Mrs. Parker

This case studon fall prevention depicts the STEADI approach with ahigh-risk patient who recently experienced a fall. The case study illustrates the assessment, identification of risk factors, and fall prevention recommendations.

Case Study: Mr. Ying

This case study on fall prevention depicts the STEADI approach with a medium-risk patient who has recently limited his outside activities. The case study illustrates the assessment, identification of risk factors, and fall prevention recommendations.

Case Study: Mrs. Booker

This case study on fall preventiondepicts the STEADI approach with a low-risk patient who has come in for a wellness check. The case study illustrates the assessment, identification of risk factors, and fall prevention recommendations.

Fall Risk Factors Checklist

This pocket guide for providers describes the CDC's STEADI algorithm for fall risk screening, assessment, and intervention for community-dwelling older adults.

Mini-Cog Administration

This brief video provides a demonstration of how to administer and score the Mini-Cog Test to a patient. This test is used to assess a patient's cognition and memory.