Atrial Fibrillation, TIA and Stroke
Atrial Fibrillation, TIA and Stroke. A collection by Age and Ageing journal.
Doing research part-time
If you're thinking of doing research but are put off by taking a lengthy break from work or studies, consider doing research part time alongside your clinical job. We examine the pros and cons.
Resources for Trainees
Links, tips and tricks for trainees interested in a career in care of the older person.
Frailty Hub: Setting up and developing frailty services
Useful information to help you set up a frailty service, with examples of best practice, service development, and business cases.
Joining the dots: Chapter four - Conclusions and references
This chapter offers conclusions drawn from the evidence, examples and recommendations set out in the blueprint document, plus references.
Joining the dots: Chapter three - System touchpoints and examples
This section of our blueprint describes the key touchpoints of care and support for older people across the system, from prevention through to end of life care. It describes the evidence-based approaches and interventions that are required to prevent and manage frailty across the continuum of care.
Joining the dots: Chapter two - Setting the context
This chapter sets out why commissioners must focus on older people and frailty when planning services. It also talks about the role of comprehensive geriatric assessment, the workforce challenge and how the needs of older people are at the heart of our blueprint.
Joining the dots: Chapter one - About this report
This chapter introduces our Blueprint with a foreword by our President and Honorary Secretary/lead author, an executive summary and a roundup of our 12 recommendations.
Results of Trainees study leave survey 2022
Results of a survey carried out among attendees of the BGS Trainees' Weekend 2022, reflecting on issues relating to study leave and the wider picture for Trainees.
Frailty Hub: Frailty in specific settings
Collated resources on frailty in settings including care home medicine, emergency medicine, frailty units and community. Resources relevant to specialised services such as diabetes, heart failure and oncology can also be found here.
Frailty Hub: Introduction to frailty
Find out what frailty is and how it can be diagnosed and managed.