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BGS Spring Meeting 2017 - Abstract Adjudication Results

The abstracts of work submitted for the BGS Spring 2017 meeting in Newcastle have now been adjudicated. Of the 154 abstracts submitted, 64 were accepted. This represents a 42 per cent acceptance rate and the results are listed here. You will need your original reference number which was given to you when you first submitted your abstract in order to find it here.

For those of you who did not have your abstract accepted on this occasion, please do not be discouraged. The BGS adjudication process has a reputation for being stringent.

If you have been accepted, please download your confirmation form which must be completed and returned to the BGS office by Friday, 31st March 2017 at the latest. You will also need to register as a delegate for the meeting in the usual way (click here).

All queries to Ms Joanna Gough ()

Links to the confirmation forms:

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Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-775    Not accepted 

Title of Abstract: DNACPR: Can the GO-FAR score improve decision-making?


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-776 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Oral Hygiene and Mouth Care for Elderly Inpatients in Acute Hospitals -  a review and clinical recommendations


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-777 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: A quality improvement project to improve standards of individualised oral health care and oral hygiene/mouth care delivery for elderly inpatients admitted acutely to geriatric wards in the trust.


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-778 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Biomarkers of falls in early Parkinson's disease: Potential targets for intervention


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-779 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Hip Hop Habilitation: Dance-based proximal femoral fracture rehabilitation


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-781 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: DO ELECTRONIC DISCHARGE DOCUMENTS ACCURATELY REFLECT THE INPATIENT STAY?

Principal Contact: Marissa Hagan


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-782 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Vitamin D Deficiency is Associated with Ethnicity and Knee Pain Severity in a Multi-ethnic South East Asian Nation

Principal Contact: Tan Maw Pin


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-783 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Distal radius fractures in the falls clinic- improving bone health


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-784 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Importance of getting it right - coding in delirium


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-785 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Development of an undergraduate curriculum for delirium using a modified delphi process


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-786 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: A full audit cycle: Quality of medication information in immediate discharge letters

Principal Contact: Kirsten Cumming


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-787 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Investigating the Adherence to Northumbria Healthcare's Trustwide Guidelines for the use of Mobility Equipment


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-788 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: A significant case of dysphagia


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-789 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Interrupted geriatric rehabilitation requiring acute hospital transfer


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-790 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Milly's FAU Journey!


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-792 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Lessons Learnt In Scrutinising A Community Geriatrics Service In North Liverpool: Targeting Resources To Reduce Unplanned Hospital Attendances And Admissions


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-793 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: THE INTRODUCTION OF RISK ASSESSMENT INTO THE DECISION TREE FOR NASOGASTRIC TUBE PLACEMENT


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-794 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: EVALUATING AND IMPROVING REGIONAL TRAINING IN GERIATRIC MEDICINE


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-796 [PLATFORM PRESENTATION - Wednesday 26th April 11.30-11.45]

Title of Abstract: Cognitive impairment and outcomes in older unselected acute surgical admissions: a multicentre study

Principal Contact: Andrew Ablett


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-797 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Diseases of Older People Referring to Elderly Centers of Tehran in 2015


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-799 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Exploring factors of nutrition knowledge, attitude and practices (KAP) in elderly Taiwanese


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-800 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Predicting In-Hospital Mortality in Older Surgical Patients; a Prospective Cohort Study of Non-Elective Admissions


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-801 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Does a multifactorial interventional programme on falls prevention in older fallers improve frailty outcomes? Preliminary results from the Malaysian Falls Assessment Intervention Trial (MyFAIT)

Principal Contact: Hui Min Khor


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-802 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Screening for delirium among older adults admitted to acute medical wards in a teaching hospital in Malaysia


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-803 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Massive open online courses (MOOCS): educating and empowering older adults about falls

Principal Contact: Lisa Robinson


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-804 [Not accepted]

Title of Abstract: A case of Acute Kidney Injury secondary to Renal Artery Thromboembolism


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-805 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Ambulatory activity of older inpatients on acute Geriatric Medicine wards

Principal Contact: Stephen Lim


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-806 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Improving the recording of comprehensive geriatric assessment and safety factors by use of a checklist

Principal Contact: Christina Page


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-807 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Acute Hospital at Home: A new age for secondary care


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-808 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Malnutrition Audit: A MUST is a must!


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-809 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: How can we attract more people to Geriatric medicine? A Survey of UK Specialist Registrars in Geriatric Medicine

Principal Contact: Peter Brock


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-810 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: The Appropriate Use of Consent Forms Pre-Operatively for Orthogeriatric Patients

Principal Contact: Zayd Tippu


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-811 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Hip Fracture Pathway; Optimising Peri-operative Care for Neck of Femur Fracture Patients


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-812 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Preventing fractures: Can Doctors Improve their Bone Protection Prescribing?

Principal Contact: Fatima Ahmad


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-813 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: An Innovative Project to Improve End-of-life Care for Patients and their Relatives in the Department for Medicine for Older People at University Hospitals Southampton NHS Foundation Trust


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-814 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Analgesia Prescribing in Older Inpatients Post Fracture in a Orthorehabilitation Centre


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-815 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: The impact of dosing schedules on vaccination acceptability in older people in the UK


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-816 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Why do older people participate in intensive research: a qualitative study

Principal Contact: Alicja Baczynska


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-818 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Discharge de-railers: the process of older patient & carer assessment for discharge from acute care.


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-819 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Delayed transfers of care: aiming to unblock the bed crisis

Principal Contact: Elizabeth Vardon


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-820 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Cognitive impairment - profiling its implications for patients with hip fracture

Principal Contact: Antony Johansen


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-821 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Experience of Setting up a Hospital Carers Cafe in Salisbury District Hospital

Principal Contact: Dr Jonathan Drayson


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-822 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Urology Frailty Liaison Project: An Iterative Quality Improvement Approach


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-823 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: The £112.5 Billion Question: A Comparative Economic Analysis of Geriatric General Practice


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-824 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Managing Epilepsy in Older People by Geriatricians: where are we today?


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-825

Title of Abstract: Developing a bedside vision screening tool as part of a multi-factorial falls risk assessment


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-826 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Abstract for Clinical Effectiveness of CORTRAK EAS at Royal Devon and Exeter (RD&E)

Principal Contact: Wei Fong Lim


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-827 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Are patients who are admitted following a fall more likely to have a multi-factorial falls risk assessment (MFRA) than those admitted for other reasons?


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-828 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: A Simple, Effective and Convenient Regime for Treatment of Vitamin D Deficiency in Older People

Principal Contact: Adam Garland


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-829 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Lower body negative pressure tilt testing in the Newcastle upon Tyne falls and syncope service: a service evaluation


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-830 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Diagnostic yield of ambulatory ECG monitoring in syncope: are we practising efficiently? 


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-833 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Determinants of Morbidity and Mortality in people aged 70 years and over in the Hai district of Northern Tanzania


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-834 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Multi-occupancy bays versus single rooms in Medicine for the Elderly wards: Analysing the preferences of patients, visitors and staff.


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-835 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: FRONT DOOR  FRAILTY: HOW FAR IN FRONT?


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-836 [PLATFORM PRESENTATION Wednesday 26th April 11.45-12.00]

Title of Abstract: What is the effect of delirium upon the trajectory of cognitive decline in the Lewy body disorders?  A retrospective examination of episodes of delirium in a longitudinal cohort of people with Parkinson's disease (PD), Parkinson's disease dementia (PDD) and Dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB)

Principal Contact: Vincent McCormack


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-837 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Predictive value of the intracellular to extracellular water ratio versus the blood urea nitrogen to creatinine ratio in older hospitalised patients

Principal Contact: Gillian Edward


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-838 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: OPAU - Older Persons Assessment Unit:  Transforming an inpatient ward into an admissions unit for older people


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-839 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: The Picture of Frailty at Mid Yorkshire

Principal Contact: Dr Zuzanna Sawicka


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-840 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Medical Students As Advocates - Improving Care For Older Adults

Principal Contact: Maevis Tan


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-841 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Absence of communication with GPs about resuscitation discussions and advance care planning in patients discharged from geriatric wards


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-842 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Virtual Ward in the Management of the Frail Older Patient in the Community: One year data on  Hospital Avoidance and Readmission Rate


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-843 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: The role of ambulatory blood pressure monitoring (ABPM) within a Falls Clinic


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-845 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Sarcopenia and bone health in community dwelling older adults: findings from the Hertfordshire Sarcopenia Study (HSS).

Principal Contact: Dr Harnish Patel


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-846 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Drooling in Parkinson's Disease: a case for divided attention

Principal Contact: Hannah Reynolds


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-847 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: The effect of a comprehensive geriatric assessment in elderly patients undergoing emergency laparotomy in four district general hospitals.


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-848 [PLATFORM PRESENTATION Thurs 27th April Session D 12.15-12.30]

Title of Abstract: Determinants of post-discharge falls and fractures after stroke over long term follow up.

Principal Contact: Miss Emma Jane Foster


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-849 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Can people with Parkinson's disease exercise at high intensity, and does this improve their cardiorespiratory function? A feasibility study using a stepped-wedge design

Principal Contact: Marguerite Harvey

Adjudication Result:  Poster 


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-850 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Lower urinary tract symptoms are under-explored in patients with heart failure


 Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-852 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Visual hallucinations in delirium: what do people see?


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-858 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Is habitual walking activity different in dementia compared to age-matched older adults?


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-859 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Does a weekly community Geriatric clinic in Peacehaven reduce hospital attendances?

Principal Contact: Henry Alexander


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-860 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: LONGITUDINAL CHANGES IN MINIMUM TOE CLEARANCE IN PARKINSON'S DISEASE: INFLUENCE OF LEVODOPA


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-863 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Outcome of Hospitalisation of Older People with Fall and associated Hip Fracture- a retrospective study.


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-864 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: The impact of implementation of a 7 day multidisciplinary and multiagency model on the Acute Assessment Unit at Pinderfields Hospital, Wakefield


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-867 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: 'Days Since' signs and their impact on visiting friends and relatives

Principal Contact: D Wardle


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-869 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Mortality risk in older in-patients with delirium requiring one-to-one supervision


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-870 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Bolus water drinking for orthostatic hypotension in older people: a phase 2 study

Principal Contact: J Frith


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-871 [PLATFORM PRESENTATION Thurs 27th April Session D 12.30-12.45]

Title of Abstract: Effect of non-meat, high protein supplementation on quality of life and clinical outcomes for older people living in care homes: systematic review and meta-analysis

Principal Contact: Alison Donaldson


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-873 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: The impact of trained mealtime volunteer assistants for older in-patients

Principal Contact: Helen Roberts


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-874 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Improving the Recognition and Referral of Older Patients with Cognitive Impairment Presenting to the Emergency Assessment Unit of a District General Hospital

Principal Contact: Rosemary Arnott


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-877 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Grip Strength and Inflammatory Biomarker Profiles in Very Old Adults

Principal Contact: Antoneta Granic


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-885 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Motor Impairments are associated with Fear of Falling in people with Parkinson's disease.

Principal Contact: Jeremy Nell


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-886 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: The first year of a quality improvement (QI) project to improve the care of people with Parkinson's in a large teaching hospitals trust. 


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-890 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Connection in the context of atypical Parkinsonism; a qualitative study

Principal Contact: Lou Wiblin


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-891 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Introduction of a targeted intervention - ˜Frailty Passport” to Achieve Reduction of Admissions and Length of Stay for ˜High Intensity” Patients

Principal Contact: Nichola Humphreys


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-898 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Factors Related to Health-Related Quality of Life of Older People in Tehran


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-901 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Survey: The awareness and attitudes towards ageing research amongst British Geriatrics Society (BGS) and National Institute of Health Research Clinical Research Network (NIHR CRN) members


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-914 [PLATFORM PRESENTATION Friday 28th April Session L: 12.15-12.30]

Title of Abstract: Urgent Care Axis for the Older Adult: Where is Best to Target an Intervention?

Principal Contact: Jonathan Bunn


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-917 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Clinical outcomes of acutely unwell patients with dementia and it relationship to the hospital design

Principal Contact: Inderpal Singh


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-918 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Frailty Screening- A useful tool in the development of a specialist frailty service and modelling flow of frail patients with an NHS Foundation trust

Principal Contact: Anne Boardman


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-924 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Teach me or guide me? What do junior doctors want to learn about geriatric medicine and how, during their first year of practice?

Principal Contact: Mark Hohenberg


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-930 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: DOES THE FRAILITY INDEX INFLUENCE THE OUTCOMES ON MORBIDITY AND MORTALITY OF FRACTURE NECK OF FEMURS IN ELDERLY PATIENTS


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-943 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Frailty in hospital: a national survey of clinicians


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-949 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Piloting Joint Geriatric Clinics in the Primary Care Setting


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-950 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Implementing the vision of the Future Hospital - Geriatricians as critical enablers of Ambulatory care


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-953 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Hypertensive End Organ Damage in an Elderly Cohort of Tanzanians

Principal Contact: Harry Putnam


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-957 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: A retrospective analysis of efficacy of care on an inpatient dementia ward


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-962 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Factors influencing blood transfusion in patients with fracture neck of femur and postoperative outcomes


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-963 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Outcomes of Elderly Patients Discharged to Intermediate Care After an Acute Surgical Admission.


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-966 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: The prevalence of HIV-associated Neurocognitive Disorders in a Northern Tanzanian HIV+ cohort aged 50 and over.


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-974 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Trainee Led Improvement of Hip Fracture Care


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-978 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Feasibility of use of advance care planning  (ACP) for frail older people:  are the doctors ready to initiate ACP discussions?


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-980 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: INITIAL ORTHOSTATIC HYPOTENSION IS ASSOCIATED WITH BETTER TIMED-UP AND GO AND GRIP STRENGTH IN URBAN OLDER MALAYSIANS  

Principal Contact: Nor Izzati Saedon


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-982 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Malnutrition Assessment In Frail Older Patients: Do We Need A New Screening Tool?


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-992 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: ˜Walk This Way“ How well can a multidisciplinary team recognise various walking aids?

Principal Contact: Dr Chris Miller


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-996 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Predictors of cognitive decline in rural Tanzania

Principal Contact: Professor Richard Walker


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1012 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Mouth Care Matters (MCM) is a Health Education England training initiative focussed on improving the oral health of older people. The hospital arm of the programme was developed and piloted at East Surrey Hospital and is currently being rolled out across all acute trusts in Kent, Surrey and Sussex

Principal Contact: Jessica Mann


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1021 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Addressing Multimorbidity in the Day Hospital - impact on inpatient and outpatient service provision


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1025 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: DNACPR Forms- The importance of documentation and communication


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1035 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: The Effects of a Tailored Multifactorial Intervention on Rate of Fall and Time-to-First Fall in Malaysia

Principal Contact: Maw Pin Tan


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1039 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: How is functional mobility enabled for a person with dementia on an acute medical unit - a Literature review.


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1041 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: A Service Improvement Plan to Raise Awareness of the Impact of Denture Loss on Inpatients and Reduce the Number of Dentures Lost at Surrey and Sussex Health Trust (SASH)

Principal Contact: Jessica Mann


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1043 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Relationship of Fear of Falling and Depression in Elderly Patients admitted in Hospital with Recurrent Falls


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1044 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Neuromuscular junction-related gene expression and physical performance in older men: findings from the Hertfordshire Sarcopenia Study (HSS)

Principal Contact: Antoneta Granic


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1045

Title of Abstract: External validation of a short screening tool for dementia in a resource poor, low literacy setting.

Principal Contact: Richard Walker

Adjudication Result:  Platform Wednesday 26th April 12.00-12.15


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1046 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: The management of older people admitted with delirium in South Wales


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1047 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Adherence to national guidelines for elderly medical patients undergoing computed tomography pulmonary angiography imaging for suspected pulmonary embolism


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1048 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Comparing Malnutrition Screening Tools in a Secondary Care Falls Clinic


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1049 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Differences in physical performance across a multi-ethnic cohort of older adults: insights from the Healthy Aging Research Initiative

Principal Contact: Helen Mossop


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1051 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Improving Medicines Management In Inpatients With Parkinson's Disease:  Introducing the OPTIMAL calculator

Principal Contact: S Gowing 


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1052 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Management of Very Elderly Patients Presenting  with Myocardial Infarction to a District General Hospital


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1053 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Slumpograms, survival and long hospital stays


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1054 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Inpatient management of hip fractures in people with Parkinson’s Disease


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1055 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Effects of MultiComponent Exercise and theRApeuticlifeStyle (CERgAS) intervention on cognitive function in lower income elderly population: a cluster randomized controlled trial

Principal Contact: Roshaslina


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1056 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Improving general hospital care for older people with cognitive impairment: preliminary findings of a study of patient experiences.


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1057 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Picture-Based Memory Impairment Screen for Dementia: Influence of Multi-ethnicity and Education Level among Elderly in Malaysia.

Principal Contact: Roshaslina


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1058 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Bone health in Patients with Parkinson Disease


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1059 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: New Practice Development- Improving education amongst the multidisciplinary team.

Principal Contact: Aideen Cronin


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1060 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: MOUTH CARE MATTERS


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1061 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Risk factors for HIV-associated Neurocognitive Disorder in older people in Northern Tanzania

Principal Contact: Patrick Eaton


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1062 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Life Expectancy of Elderly Patients Discharged from a Community Hospital Providing Rehabilitation and Discharge Planning


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1063 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Is Cognitive Impairment Associated with the Stage of Chronic Kidney Disease?


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1065 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Omission of dopaminergic drugs in hospitalized Parkinson’s patients: a study of drug availability.

Principal Contact: R Skelly


 

Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1067 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Frailty detected on arrival at the Emergency Department and association with length of stay and ward moves


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1068 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Focused Multidisciplinary Team (MDT) based board rounds can significantly reduce Length of Stay (LOS) and Increase ward productivity.

Principal Contact: Kirsty Ward


 

Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1069 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Implementing Red to Green Methodology on a Care of the Older Person (CoOP) ward

Principal Contact: Natalie Burgoyne


 

Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1071 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Associations Between Poor Oral Health And Incident Frailty: Results From A Population-based Cohort Of Older British Men

Principal Contact: Dr Sheena Ramsay


 

Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1072 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: PARKINSONISM AND FALLS: ARE WE PRO -ACTIVELY DOING THE FALLS AND FRACTURE RISK ASSESSMENTS?


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1073 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Droxidopa for orthostatic hypotension: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Principal Contact: James Frith


 

Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1074 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Literature review of the non-operative management of stable pelvic fractures in the elderly


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1076 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Effectiveness of interventions aimed at improving physical and psychological outcomes of fall-related injuries in people with dementia: a narrative synthesis


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1077 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Dysphagia Pathway: Quality Improvement Project to Manage Issues Around Dysphagia in Older Patients


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1078 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Clinical audit: Are in-patients over 65 years old who are at high risk of falls having postural blood pressures recorded on admission to the RDH?


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1079 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Utility of screening tools for detection of HIV-associated neurocognitive disorder in older HIV positive adults in Northern Tanzania.


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1080

Title of Abstract: Transfer of patients from off-site Care of the Elderly (COTE) wards to acute hospital - what are the main reasons for this and are they preventable?


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1081 [PLATFORM PRESENTATION Friday 28th April Session L: 12.00-12.15]

Title of Abstract: Hypoalbuminaemia predicts important clinical outcomes in older unselected acute surgical admissions: an international multicentre study

Principal Contact: Andrew Ablett


 

Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1082 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: The validation of brief cognitive screening instruments and determination of prevalence of dementia and Cognitive Impairment No Dementia (CIND) in a geriatric medical outpatients setting.


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1083 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Predicting length of stay, functional outcomes and discharge destinations in patients presenting to hospital with hip fractures.


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1084 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Does a weekly community Geriatric clinic in Peacehaven reduce hospital attendances?


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1086 Not accepted

Title of Abstract: Staying Steady :Impact Analysis of Exercise On Falls Group {Elderly Patient Care}


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1090 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: DNACPR – Training for Conversations with Patients

Principal Contact: Robert Price


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1091 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: What is needed to implement and evaluate falls prevention most effectively?

Principal Contact: J Fleming


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1092 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment (CGA) from secondary to primary care: a pilot study of an inter-professional approach within a locality based model of care

Principal Contact: L Lewis


Old Abstract Reference Number: SP-1093 [POSTER]

Title of Abstract: Optimising Blood Pressure Measurement And Treatment Before Elective Surgery. Taking The Pressure Off.

Principal Contact: N Beckett 

 

 

 

 

 

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