Remote consultations during COVID-19 and beyond
This resource aims to bring together useful sources of guidance, advice and information on carrying out safe, effective and successful remote consultations in a range of healthcare settings.
How do I use the Clinical Frailty Scale?
Frailty identification instruments improve patient outcomes, enhance care and help plan for future needs.
How do I manage delirium in older people with COVID-19?
Delirium is now recognised as a common symptom of coronavirus, and older people living in long-term care facilities are at higher risk, especially those with dementia.
Scottish Care of Older People (SCoOP) Project
Scottish Care of Older People (SCoOP) is a Scottish national evaluation project focusing on care of older people across Scotland in both primary and secondary care settings.
Silver Book II: Frailty-friendly building design
This chapter of the Silver Book II looks at the impact of the physical environment and how this can be optimised to help provide safe and effective care.
Silver Book II: References
This page contains the consolidated references cited in the Silver Book II.
Silver Book II: Frailty
This chapter of the Silver Book II looks at the impact of frailty on the provision of urgent care.
Silver Book II: Holistic assessment of older people
This chapter of the Silver Book II covers the assessment of older people in an urgent care situation.
Silver Book II: Geriatric syndromes
This chapter of the Silver Book II covers the presentation of common geriatric conditions in an urgent care context.
Silver Book II: Outcome based care
This chapter of the Silver Book II examines how the design, delivery and funding of care pathways can influence outcomes for older people.
Silver Book II: Training and development
This chapter of the Silver Book II addresses the education, training and workforce considerations of providing urgent care to older adults.