Modern Technology Use For Cardiovascular Diseases In The Elderly
Friday 21st September 2018, The Amba Hotel Marble Arch, London
Presentation slides: The Ageing Vasculature – Where Can We Intervene?
The 22nd Annual Meeting of the BGS Cardiovascular Section - The Ageing Vasculature – Where Can We Intervene? - was held on Friday 25 January 2019 at The Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists, London.
Care homes in Wales: Your questions answered
The Older People’s Commissioner for Wales has published an information guide for older people and their families giving information about care homes.
Abstracts of work presented at the British Geriatrics Society Spring Meeting 2019
View, download and print the complete abstracts of work from the BGS Spring Meeting Cardiff, 10-12 April 2019.
NFPCG evidence briefing: Multifactorial falls-prevention interventions
This briefing examines evidence on falls prevention from the Cochrane Library.
People’s experience using adult social care services
This NICE quality standard (QS182) covers the experience of adults using social care services and is endorsed by the BGS.
Presentation slides: OncoGeriatrics Joint Meeting 2019
View presentation slides from the Joint BGS, Macmillan and RCR OncoGeriatrics Meeting 2019 held on 27-28 February 2019 in London.
Northern Ireland BGS/POA Meeting Minutes
Minutes from the Northern Ireland BGS/POA Business Meeting held on Friday 25 January 2019.
Mock Specialist Certificate Exams (SCE)
Between 2012 and 2017, the BGS has, as part of the annual Trainees' Weekend, set a mock SCE session in order to support BGS trainees who were preparing to sit the RCP SCE exam. Here we publish the mock questions and answers for each year's session.
Strong, Steady & Straight: NOS Exercise and Osteoporosis Consensus Statement
Strong, Steady and Straight is an expert consensus statement on physical activity and exercise for osteoporosis from the National Osteoporosis Society, supported by the BGS.
BGS Newsletter: Issue 69 February 2019
Featuring a guide to big data, the lowdown on the long-awaited NHS Long Term Plan, polypharmacy and how podiatry interventions could help to reduce falls.