Frailty and lung disease: Best practice
Dr Laura Pugh and Dr Chris Dyer of the BGS Respiratory SIG explain how acute respiratory and geriatric medicine teams can work together on issues of frailty.
Presentation slides: BGS Spring Meeting 2019
The BGS Spring Meeting was held on 10-12 April 2019 in Cardiff.
SIGN 157: Risk reduction and management of delirium
This guideline provides recommendations based on current evidence for best practice in the detection, assessment, treatment and follow up of adults with delirium.
Age and Ageing collection: Bone health in older people
A selection of publications on aspects of bone health published in Age and Ageing over the years.
Age and Ageing collection: Treatments in Dementia
This collection of 15 papers provides an update on interventions in dementia in the past 15 years.
Age and Ageing collection: Clinical research methods for studies of older people
For this online research methodologies collection we have selected key Age and Ageing publications aimed at improving the quality of clinical research for older people.
Modern Technology Use For Cardiovascular Diseases In The Elderly
Friday 21st September 2018, The Amba Hotel Marble Arch, 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.